Events

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Airport Tours

While the Mitchell Gallery of Flight Museum does not provide formal tours, it is open to visitors 24 hours a day. Tours of General Mitchell International Airport are available to groups by prior appointment and the museum can be included on that tour. For tour information and appointments, contact the Airport Administration office at 414-747-5300.

Gallery Events

Date/Time 2015 Events Location
Feb 10
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF
Feb 10 Flightlines Article Submission Deadline  
Feb 25 Flightlines No. 1 Mailed to Membership  
Mar 11
7 p.m.
Membership Meeting
The Richard I. Bong Story - 70th Anniversary of Bong receiving the Medal of Honor

Presented by the Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame

The Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame (WAHF) is honoring the accomplishments of Richard Ira Bong, America’s Ace of Aces. Bong, a native of Poplar, Wisconsin, was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in December 1944 “for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action above and beyond the call of duty in the Southwest Pacific area from 10 October to 15 November 1944.”
At the Gallery
Apr 14
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF
June 2
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF
June 2 Flightlines Article Submission Deadline  
June 9 GMO XXX Muskego Lakes Country Club
June 24 Flightlines No. 2 Mailed to Membership  
July 8 Membership Meeting
Speaker:
John Mellberg, ZEPPELINS
The First Airliners
Learn about their history and their future!
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Annual Board Member Election for 2015/2017
At the Gallery
Aug 11
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF
Aug 11 Flightlines Article Submission Deadline  
Aug 26 Flightlines No. 3 Mailed to Membership  
Oct 13
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF
Oct 13 Flightlines Article Submission Deadline  
Oct 28 Flightlines No. 4 Mailed to Membership  
Nov 10 Membership Meeting
Speaker: TBD
At the Gallery
Dec 8
4:30 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting Sijan Room, MGF