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1600 Air Museum Rd.

Hood River, OR 97031

 

(541) 308-1600


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Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

 

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Pusher Taxi

The Parker Pusher Project is one step closer to being able to fly once again.

This restoration has been a long time in the works and the taxi test was the next major step to completing the project.

"We've just got to add some more bracing wires among other things and get the inspector out here and we'll be ready to go," says WAAAM Chief Pilot Ben Davidson.

A key element of the taxi test was ensuring that the aircraft propelled itself in a strait fashion once started up. Older aircraft like this Curtiss Pusher have no major steering ability while on the ground. 

Check out the video of the taxi test here.

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Events Calendar  

December

December 13 - Second Saturday - Vintage Bicycles

December 25 - WAAAM Closed for Christmas

January

January 1 - WAAAM closed for New Years Day

January 10 - Second Saturday - Lighting the Way - History of the Air Beacons

February

February  14 - Second Saturday - Love Stories of the WAAAM Collection

Full Calendar

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Join Us for the WAAAM Traffic Jam!

July 12, 2014

 Come to the 2014 WAAAM Traffic Jam!

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Announcing the WAAAM Annual Auto & Aero Swap Meet.

July 12

Enjoy a great museum and a swap meet all in one place.

Buy - Sell - Trade - Enjoy

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Join Us for the Annual Hood River Fly-In!

September 6 & 7, 2014

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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!