Travis Air Force Base Heritage Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Indoor Exhibits

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

History of Travis AFB

Basic Trainers
   BT-13 “Valiant”
   PT-19-AAF
   T-37 Simulator
   F-100 Cockpit Trainer

Early Years
   Wright Brothers

World War I
   94th Aero Squadron
   Stars and Stripes

Inter War Years
   Spirit of St. Louis
   Cessna AT-17 Bobcat

World War II
   Flying Tigers
   “The Hump”
   Piper L-4 “Grasshopper”
   CG-4 Combat Glider
   Tuskegee Airmen
   WASP
   Doolittle Raid
   “Fat Man” Nuclear Bomb

Cold War
   Berlin Airlift
   The “Candy Bomber”
   Candy Bomber Honored

Space Exploration
   Aerojet General XLR73
   Mercury Spacecraft
   Project Gemini

 

Take-off from Con Son Run Vietnam
Take-off from Con Son Run Vietnam


Space Exploration
Space Exploration

 

Korean War
   Korean War Gallery
   Korean War: “In Field”
   Korean War: “On Base”
   Korean War Stories
   Truman’s Secret Visit
   Flying Cheetahs
   Rescue Mission
   SAC Air Crews
   Travis Crash
   Operation Starlift

Vietnam War
   Vietnam Exhibit
   The Nurses
   Bringing Them Home
   Operation Homecoming

Modern Flight
   Strategic Airlift
   C-141 “Starlifter”
   Lockheed C-5 “Galaxy”
   Aerial Refueling

Humanitarian Missions
   Stinson L-5 “Sentinel”
   EMEDS Unit
   Operation Babylift

Collections
   AGM-28 Hound Dog Missile
   PB4Y-2 Bow Turret
   Engine: R-2600-13
   Nose Art
   Photography
   Sculpture
   Military Coins
   Military Uniform Collection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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