Thursday, February 11, 2010

Pima Air Museum, Tucson, Arizona

Gary and I really enjoy going to air museums.  Pima Air Museum is the second largest, second only to the Smithsonian.  We have been to this museum a total of three times.  Each time we go, we always see something new.  This time we took the guided tram tour.  We really had a great guide.  He was an ex-air force pilot who flew in Viet Nam.  They are in the process of building another hanger, so that means that we will have to return in the future.  I have divided my photos into two groups, Pima Air museum hangers, and Pima Air Museum outside tour.


Blackbird.  Huge plane.



Bumble Bee, smallest plane.  Could fly only 20 miles.  Cockpit was bolted down once pilot was seated.



Largest plane on display.



pilots flying over the museum


Kitchen Sinks said...

Wow..really amazing...good work...nice pics shots..thanks for sharing

Anoop H said...

wow i wish i cud c those planes too....!