The museum presents one of the finest displays of Alaskan aviation history with interactive displays, memorabilia, photographs, films and artifacts from personal collections of Alaska’s pioneer aviators.
To preserve, display, educate, and honor Alaska’s aviation heritage.
1977 Alaskan Historical Aircraft Society was founded by Ted Spencer.
1979 501(c)(3) status was acquired.
1984 PBY was acquired from Fred Richards.
1987 PBY arrives from Dago Lake and King Salmon via an Army training mission.
1988 Museum opens to the public.
Since then… The Museum has continued to collect aircraft from all eras of Alaska aviation, from the 1928 Stearman c2b to the 1981 Boeing B737-29OC.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Danny Seybert, President
Joey Benetka, Treasurer
Brent Cole, Vice President/Secretary
Bill Odom, Past President & Board Agent
Rick Morrison, Past President
Dennis Parrish, Past President
Chuck Miller, Past President
Orin Seybert, Past President
Phyllis Kilgore, Executive Director
Kaitlin Kilgore, Operations Manager
Brooklynn Spooner, Development Officer
Chandler Barrett, Maintenance Manager
Kaelyn Rosso, Guest Services
Michelle Barbeiri, Guest Services
Mary Witte and Nancy Schierhorn, Co-President & Chairman
Orin Seybert, Secretary
Rich Richter, Treasurer
Steve Pannone, Member