Are photographs allowed?
- Yes they are. All we ask that you be willing to share any content if required.
How can I become a member?
Please check out our Museum Info Pages you will find details about membership & volunteers
Does the museum charge an entry fee?
Yes we ask a small entrance fee. Although the Museum is a 501 (c) 3 not for profit organization we still have to employ full-time staff and ensures constant improvements to the museum.
What are the Museum Hours
Open 7 days a week 9:00am – 5:00pm Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.
Can we lease the museum for special events?
Yes! The museum is available for a variety of special events. We have hosted everything from musical concerts to weddings. Please contact our Events Coordinator for details.
Who restores the aircraft?
All of our aircraft are restored to flying condition by a variety of restoration facilities in many countries, and then the routine aircraft maintenance is performed by the technician at the our maintenance facility, The Fighter Factory on site at the Virginia Beach Airport next to the museum..
Where does the museum find the aircraft?
Museum aircraft are found literally all over the world. The aircraft you see in the museum have been found in Russia, Germany and Canada just to name a few.
When do the museum aircraft fly?
Museum aircraft often attend air shows and other events around the country, and takeoff from our museum and then land when they return. In addition, museum aircraft is demonstrated for the public during special events held at the museum.
Do all the aircraft in the museum fly?
Yes, with very few exceptions. We are proud of the fact that most of our aircraft have been restored to flying condition, and are often seen flying to and from our museum.
Can I buy a ride in a museum aircraft?
Yes. We now offer rides in select aircraft. See the Plane Rides page of the website for more information.
Do you have a list of the aircraft on display in the museum?
Yes, you can see a complete list of aircraft at www.FighterFactory.com
Are your aircraft flight worthy
Yes most if not all aircraft are certified for flight
How many aircraft do you have
The total number of aircraft is nearly 60 plus we have many others in restoration.
Where do you restore your aircraft?
All over the world and also at the Virginia Beach Airport.