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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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Come to the 2016 Annual Hood River Fly-In! Annual Hood River Fly-In

(Pilots! Click here.) Come celebrate WAAAM's Birthday with style.

Our Fly-In attracts hundreds of people each year and is a great way to see old aircraft fly and meet the awesome people who fly them.

What to know:

—Always the Weekend After Labor Day (September 10 & 11, 2016 is the Fly-In)

—See hundreds of Planes, Food, Fun, Plane Rides and more!

Check out our schedule of events below to get a feel for the event.

See photos from our past Fly-Ins (2013) (2014) (2015).

Important pilot information is located here.

2016 posters are here! Download one today!

Come to the 2016 Annual Hood River Fly-In! Annual Hood River Fly-In

(Pilots! Click here.) Come celebrate WAAAM's Birthday with style.

Our Fly-In attracts hundreds of people each year and is a great way to see old aircraft fly and meet the awesome people who fly them.

What to know:

—Always the Weekend After Labor Day (September 10 & 11, 2016 is the Fly-In)

—See hundreds of Planes, Food, Fun, Plane Rides and more!

Check out our schedule of events below to get a feel for the event.

See photos from our past Fly-Ins (2013) (2014) (2015).

Important pilot information is located here.

2016 posters are here! Download one today!

Get a Vibe for the Event

The 2016 Schedule is here!

 General Information for 2016

Saturday, September 10th (2016)

Activities

 

Hours

 

Aircraft arriving and departing.

 

All Day.

Take a flight in a 1930 biplane.

 

All Day.

Museum and Fly-In Open

 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast - Event

admission required. (Enjoy pancakes, sausage, eggs, OJ and coffee.)

 

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Oregon Department of Aviation

 

All day. 

Port of Hood River

 

All day.

FAAASTeam Pilots Seminar - "Maintaining Your Antique Airplane" with Curt Cowly

 

9:00 a.m.

WAAAM Restoration Shop Open House

 

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Lunch - GREAT FOOD

 

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Beer Garden opens - Sponsored by: Thank you Full Sail!

 

11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

FAASTeam Pilot Seminar "The Ins and Outs of ADS-B Compliance" with Dewey Conry and Chris Brand

 

11:00 a.m.

The Stearman Story featuring the Model 70, Terry Brandt, Addison Pemberton, and Ben Scott

 

NOON!

Book Signing with John Trudel

 

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

FAASTeam Pilots Seminar - "Introduction to Aviation Wilderness Survival" with Ian Mortensen

 

1:00 p.m.

Cutting the Birthday Cake!

WAAAM is 9 years old!!!

 

2:00 p.m.

Peoples Choice Voting Closes

 

3:00 p.m.

FAASTeam Pilots Seminar - "A Kinder and Gentler FAA? - The New Compliance Philosophy" with Curt Crowley

 

3:00 p.m.

Museum Closes for the Day - More Action Tomorrow

 

5:00 p.m.

Awards Dinner: Tri-Tip Dinner Tickets $20

(Catering by the West Side Volunteer Fire Department. Dinner music by "River City Jazz")

 

6:00 p.m.

 

 

Sunday, September 11th (2016)

Activities

 

Hours

 

Aircraft usually start departing after breakfast so don't be late!

 

Take a flight in a 1930 biplane or an airplane - prices vary.

 

All Day.

Museum and Fly-In Open

 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast starts - Event admission required. (Enjoy pancakes, sausage, eggs, OJ and coffee.)

 

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

WAAAM Restoration Shop Open House

 

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Lunch - GREAT FOOD

 

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

WAAAM's antique airplanes go flying and the cars start driving!

 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

1910 Steam Tractor run.

 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Fly-In Closes.

Thanks for coming! See you again next year for our 10 year anniversary!!!

 

5:00 p.m.

   

Events Calendar  

September

September 10 & 11 - Annual Hood River Fly-in

September 17 - International Model A Day 

September 24 - Model T Driving School

October

October 1 - Model T Driving School

October 8 - Second Saturday - The 30s - Cars and Planes of the 1930s - BONUS Glider Day too!

November

November 12 - Second Saturday - Military Uniforms WWI - Vietnam

November 24 - WAAAM closed for Thanksgiving

Full Calendar

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Join Us for the WAAAM Traffic Jam!

July 9, 2016

Come to the 2016 WAAAM Traffic Jam!

Registration available here.

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Come Celebrate International Model A Day!

September 17, 2016

Don't miss this gathering of Model As and Model Ts at the Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum.

Register when you arrive.

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Join Us for the Annual Hood River Fly-In!

September 10 & 11, 2016

Save the date for the 2016 Annual Hood River Fly-In!

Register when you arrive.

Click here for more information.

   

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!