Family Day

African American Pioneers in Aviation

February 27, 2010 | 10:00am - 3:00pm
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Free, Parking $15

NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for February 13 and was rescheduled to February 27 due to snowstorms in the Washington, DC region.

African American Pioneers in Aviation Day is dedicated to the accomplishments of African American Aviation pioneers of the past and present.  It includes an opportunity for visitors to meet a distinguished panel of local Tuskegee Airmen who will discuss their struggles and the history of the African American World War II fighter group. The day also includes hands-on activities, book signings, and appearances by current scientists, pilots, and engineers in Aerospace.