The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation, Inc. is the nonprofit, educational and fundraising organization that supports the development of the National Naval Aviation Museum. It offers a host of educational programs designed "to Inspire, Engage and Educate" by teaching the history of Naval Aviation and the principles of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) via the challenges of human flight.
Beginning August 1st of this year, the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation will be rolling out a tiered-membership level program. Your loyalty and support is the lifeblood of the Foundation in support of the National Naval Aviation Museum. By becoming a member, you become a valuable stakeholder in the Museum’s future. Help us preserve those moments in our nation’s history of honor, courage, commitment and valor, not only in the past, but for future generations to come. You can enjoy some of the benefits listed below, including our internationally renowned semiannual magazine, Foundation, and keep up with Museum activities with our quarterly newsletter, Fly•By. This is your opportunity to take part in preserving the rich history of this unique arm of our nation’s defense.
Saufley - $50.00
- Subscription to Fly•By quarterly newsletter
- 10% discount at the Flight Deck Store located in the National Naval Aviation Museum or our online store, www.NavalAviation.com
- Exclusive gift* Naval Aviation Museum Foundation tote bag
Mustin - $100.00
- Saufley membership level benefits plus:
- Subscription to Foundation magazine
- Discounted tickets to concerts held at the National Naval Aviation Museum
- Exclusive gift* Born to Fly poster with descriptive card
Chambers - $250.00
- Mustin membership level benefits plus:
- $25 gift card* for use at the IMAX® Theatre, Simulators and Flight Deck Store
- Guided tours of the National Naval Aviation Museum and National Flight Academy's Ambition
- Exclusive gift* Set of stone costers
Ely - $500.00
- Chambers membership level benefits plus:
- Receipt of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation's Report of Giving
- $50 gift card* for use at the IMAX® Theatre, Simulators and Flight Deck Store
- Exclusive gift* Set of two (2) Navy, Marine Corps or Coast Guard mugs
Ellyson - $750.00
- Ely membership level benefits plus:
- Invitations to Naval Aviation Museum Foundation special events
- Behind the scenes private tours of the National Naval Aviation Museum, Restoration and National Flight Academy's Ambition
- $75.00 gift card* for use at the IMAX® Theatre, Simulators and Flight Deck Store
- Exclusive gift* Set of four (4) Navy, Marine Corps or Coast Guard mugs
Benefactor's Circle - $1,500.00
- Ellyson membership level benefits plus:
- VIP seating at Blue Angels practices in Pensacola
- Private lunchtime dining use of the "Captain's Saloon" in the world famous Cubi Bar Café located in the National Naval Aviation Museum (as available)
- $150.00 gift card* for use at the IMAX® Theatre, Simulators and Flight Deck Store
- Recognition in the "Benefactors' Circle" kiosk
- Exclusive gift* Benefactors' Circle coin and the Foundation's featured annual coin
*Exclusive gifts and gift cards are valid only for each specific membership level
The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation's publications provide readers across the world an exclusive look at the National Naval Aviation Museum, in-depth articles on Naval Aviation's history and first-hand accounts from those who lived it. Join today!
Foundation is the semiannual publication of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation. Each issue features first-hand accounts and historical articles dealing with Naval, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Aviation; artwork from the nation’s foremost Naval Aviation artists; and rare photographs from the extensive collections of the Emil Buehler Library and Robert L. Lawson. Have a story to tell? Write Foundation!
E-mail Foundation questions and submissions to Nick Thrasher, Editor/Art Director.
Fly•By is our quarterly newsletter sent to all Foundation members. It is filled with donor updates, Foundation events, historical vignettes and all the latest Museum information. Fly•By publishes articles and photos of events that Foundation members want to know about, from the unveiling of a new Museum exhibit, to the time and dates of squadron reunions.
E-mail Fly•By newsletter questions to Leslie Geiger, Editor.