Street Address
860 Ferris Road
Lancaster, TX 75146
Mailing Address
7750 N MacArthur Blvd, Ste 120-290
Irving, TX 75063
phone: 972-869-2471 x100
fax: 240-376-1111
e-mail: bruce@cwam.org
web: www.ColdWarAirMuseum.org
Hours
Museum Aircraft Hours
Saturday10 AM - 4 PM
Other times by appointment; please see the contact page on our website to arrange tours for schools and other larger groups.
Restaurant
The 'Runway Cafe' is open Tuesday through Sunday, breakfast through 3pm and serves a complete menu. If you're going to tour the Commemorative Air Force Museum, have lunch at the cafe and then tour the Cold War Air Museum, plan for about a two to three hour visit.
Admissions
Free; donations are fully tax-deductible.

Donations are used for obtaining, restoring and maintaining these historic aircraft.

Staff
Bruce Stringfellow, President
phone: 972-869-2471 x100
Jon Boede, Director
phone: 512-789-3201
e-mail: jon@cwam.org

Description

The Cold War Air Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the restoration and maintenance of Cold War era aircraft with a special emphasis on aircraft flown by the former Soviet Union. Most of the museum's aircraft are in flying condition or being made ready for flight.

Artifacts Collections

The museum has a large collection of Cold War -era aircraft, many of which are in flying status. Of particular note are the only flying Mi-24D Hind helicopter gunship on permanent public display in the western hemisphere and a MiG-23UB Flogger supersonic interceptor that is currently being restored.

  • Antonov AN-2, Nanchang CJ-6A, Aero Vodochody L-29 Delfin, Fouga CM.170 Magister, Aero Vodochody L-39 Albatros, MiG-21 Mongol-B, MiG-23 Flogger, Mil MI-2 Hoplite, Mil MI-24 Hind, AH-1 Cobra, TH-55 Hughes 269-c Schweizer 300cb.

Educational Programs

The museum is available to school groups for the purposes of history and aviation scholarship. It has been used in the past as the backdrop for career day events hosting hundreds of school children.

    Governance

    501(c)(3)

    Library

    Access: General Public, Students, Scholars

    Appointment required: No