WAAAM  

1600 Air Museum Rd.

Hood River, OR 97031

 

(541) 308-1600


Open Daily 9 - 5

Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

 

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Spartan C2-60

See a 1931 Spartan C2-60 at the Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum. Year: 1931

Donation: Terry Brandt

Engine: Jacobs L-3  55HP

Founded in 1928 by Tulsa oil man William Skelly, Spartan comprised two businesses: airplane manufacture and an aeronautical college. Spartan survived the Great Depression partly by using its students to build the sport-trainer C2-60 after sales of its larger planes dried up. The C2-60 is a two-seat (side-by-side) airplane with a 55 HP engine. Its long wing and short landing gear give the impression of a racer but it was not. It was pretty much a powered glider, well-behaved and nimble in flight but restricted from aerobatics. Flying schools trained with them and owner-pilots used them for sport.

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News Flash  

Closed for Thanksgiving

As a reminder, WAAAM will be closed Thursday, November 27 for Thanksgiving Day.

Veterans Day Flight Cancled

Due to the heavy winds we are unable to preform our Veterans Day Fly-overs. We wish all a save and happy day. Thank you to our veterans and active duty military members for their service.

November 8 Admisson Deal

Veterans and active duty military have complimentary admission on November 8 when they show their veteran or military card.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Many volunteer opportunities are available.  Here is a partial list of how you can get involved.

WAAAM Volunteers are awesome!

  • Museum Docents
  • Event Planning and Coordination
  • Library Services
  • Volunteer Services Representative
  • Marketing & Promotion
  • Restoration and Maintenance
  • Gift Shop
  • Administrative Support
  • Maintenance & Custodial
  • Training & Education

Find out more on our volunteer page.

   

Memberships & Sponsorships

Members enjoy special benifits.

There are four levels of membership available to individuals and families.

  • Solo Membership: $50.00 – One Individual Membership
  • Family Membership: $100.00 – 2 adults and children/grandchildren 18 years old and under.
  • Membership +1: $120.00 – One individual membership plus one guest.
  • Membership +2: $150.00 – Two individual memberships plus 2 guests.

Call (541) 308-1600 for information on Business Memberships.

   

Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

Antique Airplanes   •  Antique Automobiles

Where Oregon and Washington meet, at the Columbia River Gorge.

It's worth the trip!