July 19, 2014 - August 17, 2014

July 19, 2014 – August 17, 2014

Strategic Air & Space Museum Education

Strategic Air & Space Museum Donations


Strategic Air & Space Museum


Family Fun Carnival 2014

Strategic Air & Space Museum Facility Rental

 Hangar B will be closed August 7, 2014  for a private event. We will be offering ½ price admission for adults until 1:30 on August 7 due to the inconvenience.  Guests will still be able to enjoy Hangar A and the rest of the museum!

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LINCOLN, Neb. (March 5, 2014)—The Nebraska Tourism Commission presents the 80 featured stops in the 2014 Nebraska Passport Program. New to the program this year are special-interest tours featuring top Nebraska quilting destinations, patriotic and military sites and a tour that will help visitors learn about the history of transportation. The

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The Largest Robotics Competition in the State and Region

Ashland, Neb. – On Saturday, February 22, 2014, The Strategic Air & Space Museum will host the Fifth Annual Nebraska Robotics Expo.  Over 1,000 K-12 Nebraska students, team leaders and math and science teachers will gather for this premier robotics event that brings together two robotics competitions under one roof, the CEENBoT Robotics Show

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The Lucky Lady

Written by: Jonathan Fink Last year we went to Nebraska to see my grandparents (on my dads side) and I know them as Popo and Granny.  The party we were going to was for an airplane and a whole bunch of people who worked on it. Popo, my grandfather, is a volunteer at a museum called The Strategic Air & Space Museum in Ashland, Nebrask

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The Strategic Air & Space Museum appoints new Executive Director

Gary Gates, chairman of the Strategic Air & Space Museum’s board of governors, has announced that Dr. Michael L. McGinnis has been named Executive Director for Strategic Air & Space Museum. “Mike McGinnis is a proven leader with broad academic experience,” said Gates.  “He has guided several organizations through significant tra

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Ashland, NE- At the Strategic Air & Space Museum, each Tuesday and Thursday morning at 8:30, you'll find about a dozen guys grinding on the panels of an old C-54 aircraft. They're part of a dedicated group of 30 some volunteers at the museum. All together, complete restoration of an aircraft takes, on average, two years and approximate

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David Kriegler Astronomy Library Now Open

                The Strategic Air & Space Museum is proud to open the David Kriegler Astronomy Library. This wonderful resource is open to students and astronomers of all ages. The library offers over 1000 titles ranging from children’s books to cosmology, and features a larg

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NE State Fair – 8/31/13

We tried our first tethered launch at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. It was clear, but very hot and humid, and we had a large crowd of people to witness the launch. We had a few goals in mind for this launch - promote our program, try the tether, get good imagery of the fair and all of the people at the launch, and try out the Mobile O

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WWII pilot shares painting, legacy with Air & Space Museum

By JOURDYN KAARRE / Lincoln Journal Star A 1945 version of Neal Clemmer, composed of oil paint and confined in a frame, stared at family and friends gathered before him. Clemmer -- the living and breathing, 90-year-old version -- spoke. He explained the Army pilot gear his painted self is wearing: leather helmet, goggles, parachute harness

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Summer’s End Star Party

When: Friday September 6 [Rain Date- Sat. Sept. 7th] Viewing Times: Between 8:30 - 11:00PM Who: Open to everyone interested in astronomy Where: Strategic Air & Space Museum Parking Lot Cost: No admission charge Join the Strategic Air & Space Museum and local astronomers for our last Star Party of the Summer. Enjoy amazing vie

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Open 7 Days a Week
May 24 – Sept 1   9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
Sept 2 – May 23 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
All times Central Standard Time
Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter,
Thanksgiving & Christmas
Parking is free for our guests
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE 68003
Toll Free: (800) 358-5029
Phone: (402) 944.3100