Movie at the Museum

Movie at the Museum

Our next Movie at the Museum, Sunday, August 12th at 2pm, is a kids show: PLANES! “A crop duster dreams of becoming a great air racer, and competes against the fastest plane around with the help of a veteran aviator.” As always, this event is free and we...
Special Delivery

Special Delivery

We have officially added a new Mooney M-22 Mustang to our collection at the Mid-America Air Museum. The Mooney M-22 is unique as it was the first single-engine aircraft with a pressurized cabin. They were produced from 1965-1970 and only 36 were built.  The Mooney...
New ADA Ramp Construction Begins

New ADA Ramp Construction Begins

Big things are happening at the Mid-America Air Museum!  New and updated exhibits, new paint in the lobby, a new roof, and construction begins this week to make our entrance ADA compliant.  You probably recall, our current ramp is quite a mountain.  It is being...
Everyone Loves a Good Makeover!

Everyone Loves a Good Makeover!

Thank you to all of our patrons for being patient with our current updates.  The new Liberal Army Air Field exhibit has been primed and local artist and MAAM board member, Sandra Koochel, will begin painting the B-24 mural in the couple of weeks. In the meantime, we...
“Flying Between” Exhibit

“Flying Between” Exhibit

“Flying Between”, a collection of aviation inspired quilt blocks and stained glass pieces opens July 6th and runs through September 29, 2018. The exhibit features quilt blocks made mostly by women in the Liberal, KS area. These blocks were a project put together in...
American Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross Blood Drive

1 donation can potentially save THREE lives! Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Blood and platelets cannot be manufactured; they can only come from volunteer donors. Nearly 21 million blood products are transfused each year. Tuesday, July 3rd, we are...
Please Excuse our Mess

Please Excuse our Mess

We are transforming our Liberal Army Air Field displays. Please excuse the current mess. If you would like to know more about the LAAF, just ask the nearest staff member of volunteer. We are so thankful to MAAM Board Member and volunteer extraordinaire, Saundra...
Open Cockpit Event – B-25 Mitchell

Open Cockpit Event – B-25 Mitchell

Saturday, June 16, 2018, noon-5pm. The B-25 Mitchell is one of the best-known bombers of WWII. A medium size bomber, it harbored a crew of six and a bomb load of 3,000lbs. The B-25 was chosen as the most suitable plane for bombing raid against Tokyo in 1942, later...
Meet our summer volunteer:  Nathan Dowell

Meet our summer volunteer:  Nathan Dowell

Nathan just finished his sophomore year at Kansas State University, studying History and English Literature. He is volunteering at the Mid-America Air Museum because he wanted to keep working with history. He is researching each of our aircraft and rewriting all of...