The Lone Star Flight Museum (LSFM) is pleased to announce that Douglas H. Owens, Lieutenant General, USAF (Retired), will become the Museum’s Chief Executive Officer effective September 19. As CEO, General Owens will have the overall responsibility for strategic planning, construction and the ongoing success of the new $35 million aviation history and STEM museum currently being built at Houston’s Ellington Airport.

Aviation Learning Center

The Lone Star Flight Museum announced in June that it has entered into an agreement with The Museum of Flight, Seattle, Washington to install an Aviation Learning Center (ALC) in the new $35 millio

LSFM ground breaking

HOUSTON – On November 9, 2015, the Lone Star Flight Museum will break ground on a state-of-the-art facility at Ellington Airport.

Lone Star Flight Museum Announcement

The bright yellow vintage PT-17 Stearman biplane taxiing into Ellington Airport on Monday once trained World War II pilots.

Underground work beneath the Waltrip Hangar has sustained a brisk pace over the past week. Footings and plinths (foundation support), the primary drainage trench, and underground utilities including the pneumatic and electrical/data floor boxes, have been installed...

From the Flight Deck

On Friday morning, July 15 a major construction milestone was achieved as D.E. Harvey Builders poured the first half of the concrete slab of the future Waltrip Hangar at the new Lone Star Flight Museum facility at Ellington Airport...


After arriving in a vintage Stearman airplane, Houston Mayor Annise Parker congratulated Lone Star Flight Museum board members at a VIP event held to unveil master plans and renderings for a propos

Kenneth Morris and Mayor Sylvester Turner

May 20, 2017

The Honorable Mayor Sylvester Turner and LSFM Director of Education Kenneth Mooris helped celebrate a century of flight at Ellington Field, a second home to those leading U.S. aviation and space exploration, defending democracy across the globe, and providing hope and support to Americans after natural disasters.