is the nation's leading organization devoted to preserving American military aviation history through education, flying and exhibition
The Commemorative Air Force is made up of 71 airbases, wings, squadrons and other unit types.
Learn more about one of them most comprehensive warbird collections in the world.
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You need not be a pilot or veteran to join the CAF. Colonel Membership is open to all men and women, ages 18 and older. Cadet membership is open to ages 12-23.
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Many of our aircraft are available for a Living History Flight Experience
The CAF was founded to find and preserve World War II-era combat aircraft for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Jul 21, 2018
(Burnet, Texas, July 21, 2018) - This morning a little after 9 a.m. Central, the Commemorative Air Force’s World War II aircraft, C-47 Bluebonnet Belle N47HL, had an accident at takeoff and caught fire. The...
Jul 23, 2018
(Oshkosh, WI – July 23, 2018) The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) announced today that its General Staff (Board of Directors) has chosen Henry “Hank” Coates to serve as the new President/CEO of the organization,...
Aug 8, 2018
(Gainesville, July 24, 2018) – The Texas Medal of Honor Memorial recently moved from Midland, Texas to a temporary home in the library building of the North Central Texas College (NCTC) in Gainesville, Texas. The...