Airbase Arizona - Commemorative Air Force
A gutsy & gritty ride
through combat aviation history

  Open Cockpit Tours! Speaker Series! Lots of upcoming Events too!


Not Just a Museum, an Experience

Ready to take a step back in time and see what it was really like to be part of the United States Air Force during times of combat?

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Get up close and personal with real wartime planes, artifacts, and stories at our WWII history museum in Mesa, Arizona.

New Exhibits Arriving This Month

November is the perfect month to introduce the following new exhibits to the museum: 

Grand Opening of World War I Exhibit: How the use of aviation in combat was born during the Great War. 32 Nations engaged in the conflict from 1914 – 1919.

Huey UH-1B Gunship Helicopter Exhibit: This combat veteran is now in its spot inside the museum. In partnership with the Army Aviation Heritage Foundation.

Learn more about other exhibits

Take a Ride Through History

Take a Desert Scenery Tour flight and see the Sonoran Desert in three different warbirds each with their own viewing experience: C-47 “Old Number 30,” SNJ/T-6 Texan, or the Stearman Kaydet Bi-Plane.
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PX Museum Store
November Sale!

Another AZCAF EXCLUSIVE!  The General’s Hot Sauces in Glass Grenade Bottles Crate – Set of 3 Hot Sauces!

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11th Annual Gathering of Legends – Saturday, November 17th!

Don’t miss your chance to shake the hand of a legend from WWII through today.

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Check Out Our Fall/Winter Events

We’ve got some exciting events lined up this Fall/Winter! Check them out!

See Full Fall/Winter Event Schedule

New! Behind-the-Scenes Open Cockpit Tours

Tours every Friday at 11 am and 1 pm. Sample a true World War II aviation experience inside a fighter trainer and torpedo bomber with a highly specialized and personal tour.  Additional charge required and may be purchased at Museum entrance.

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Memories in the Making

Every year, thousands of people experience the guts and glory of the Commemorative Air Force Museum and the Flying Legends of Victory Tour. See what it’s like through their eyes, and share your memories on social media using #AZCAF.