August 11, 2020

Tracking Down WW2 Soldier

Recently Jim Jacobus, president of the Bluegrass Corvette Club of Lexington, contacted Katie Ellison, marketing director of the National Corvette Museum, to see if she could […]
August 4, 2020

Ray Buckberry

When local residents gather to honor the nation’s fallen war veterans on Memorial Day, few will likely remember the more than 70 Warren County men, who […]
June 2, 2020

AHP Museum Receives Major Gifts

When Aviation Heritage Park broke ground on their ambitious dream for an 11,000 square foot museum in October 2018, a patriotic, but anonymous donor pledged $500,000 […]
April 15, 2020

Aviation History: Operation El Dorado Canyon

The April 14,1986 United States bombing of Libya, code-named Operation El Dorado Canyon, comprised air strikes by the United States against Libya on April 15. The […]
April 13, 2020

Apollo 13 and AHP

AHP’s NASA T-38 has an illustrious history. Jim Lovell, Fred Haise and Jack Swigert (Apollo 13) all flew it during their NASA careers. Today marks the […]
March 2, 2020

River Rats Find a Home

The Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association, better known as “The River Rats,” has asked Aviation Heritage Park for space in AHP’s proposed 11,000 sq ft […]
February 26, 2020

Bowling Green Pilot inducted into state Aviation Hall of Fame

Victor H. Strahm had a 36-year career in the U.S. Army, retiring as a brigadier general. He began his career flying in the 91st Aero Observation […]
February 23, 2020

Aviation Camps 2020

AVIATION CAMP 2020 IS CANCELLED. We are sad to announce that the Aviation Museum of Kentucky has decided to cancel all 2020 Aviation Summer Camps. There […]
February 17, 2020

Kentucky Ace Award

February 10, 2020

Black History Month- Willa Brown

Glasgow, Ky native Willa Chappell Brown was honored at the 2019 Hangar Party. A pioneering aviator, she earned her pilot’s license in 1937, making her the […]