Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

On this day 49 years ago, the last U.S. troops were withdrawn from Vietnam. Today is National Vietnam War Veterans Day. The objective is to thank and honor our Vietnam veterans…

Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum opened this weekend

The Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum honoring Mississippi Aviators, including Gulfport’s John C. Robinson, officially opened in Gulfport this weekend. It’s been years in the making, but Francisco Gonzalez made his dream a reality. As the project manager of Mississippi’s Aviation…

Local museum burglarized

Gulfport police have made an arrest after several tools and other items were stolen from a local museum over the weekend. Police arrested 55-year-old Michael Johnson on a charge of burglary of a business after employees of the Mississippi Aviation…

Homebuilt plane donated to Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum

A new museum is underway in Gulfport and each day new and exciting artifacts are being brought in. The Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum will tell the story of Mississippi aviators from across the state. Today, the museum received a homebuilt…

An evening with Astronaut Fred Haise

The Mississippi Aviation Heritage Museum is sponsoring ‘An Evening with Astronaut Fred Haise.’ The event takes place Saturday, June 2nd at the Biloxi Yacht Club. Doors open at 5:30 and tickets are $40 per person.