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Good Question: What’s next for the aviation museum?

by WBTV In a segment titled “Ask Jamie,” WBTV answers one viewer’s question to find out “What’s next for the aviation museum?” Jamie interviews Museum President Stephen Saucier to find out more. Watch the complete segment on WBTV.com: https://www.wbtv.com/video/2019/07/13/good-question-what-next-aviation-museum/

Here’s your last chance to see ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ plane before it goes in storage

By Hannah Smoot The Charlotte Observer Sunday could be the last chance for Charlotte residents and visitors to see the “Miracle on Hudson” plane for at least 2 1/2 two and a half years. The plane – landed on the Hudson River by Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger in 2009, inspiring the movie “Sully” – is …

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SAM partnering with City of Charlotte, airport officials to explore new facility options

Sullenberger Aviation Museum and the City of Charlotte, along with Charlotte Douglas International Airport, announced they are working together on plans for a new museum facility as the airport prepares to repurpose the museum’s existing location on airport property to serve the region’s growing private-aviation needs, in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration requirements. Read more …

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SAM Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Event Honoring Industry Leaders

Museum names classroom after long-time CLT Aviation Director Jerry Orr; Honors retired US Airways Executive Terri Pope and former NC Congressman Robin Hayes April 13, 2018 For Immediate Release Charlotte, N.C. – In recognition of the Sullenberger Aviation Museum’s 25th anniversary, 250 leaders from across the Charlotte region attended a reception last night to celebrate …

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You’re Invited: SAM 25th Annual Celebration and Benefit

Event Sponsors Captain’s Quarters   First Class   Gold Wing   Silver Propeller Clay and Carol Presley   Flight Crew Larry & Kelly Anderson | Joesph & Kathleen Miller Tracy Montross and Jesse Munoz About the Event Sullenberger Aviation Museum is celebrating 25 years of high-flying history in 2018! We’ll be celebrating this important milestone …

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Piedmont Cadets Outlook Day 2018

Sullenberger Aviation Museum was proud to host Piedmont Cadets Outlook Day. Piedmont Airlines is a division of American Airlines, whose largest hub is in Charlotte. The recruitment class of 60 included many future aviation professionals, many from the Midwest and West Coast. The group toured the Museum, experiencing Flight 1549 – “The Miracle on the …

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