The Texas Aviation Hall of Fame was established in 1995 to honor famous aviators who are Texans and famous Texans who are aviators. There are currently 71 individual members represented in four categories: Trailblazers & Explorers, Military Aviators, Innovators & Entrepeneurs, and Leaders. To view members please scroll down.

The 2018 inductees will be announced this fall and will be inducted during the Lone Star Flight Museum’s annual gala on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

 

Texas Aviation Hall of Fame

Arthur Ray Hawkins
Naval Aviator
David “Tex” Hill
Flying Tiger Ace and Brigadier General in the Texas Air National Guard
Charlie Hillard
Leader of the world famous Eagle Aerobatic Team
Dee Howard
Founder of Dee Howard Company
Howard Hughes
Aviator and Pioneer
Herb Kelleher
Founder of Southwest Airlines
Joe
B-24 Pilot and Congressman
Tom Landry
B-17 Pilot and Head Coach of the Dallas Cowboys
George Lane
B-26 Pilot and Renown Orthopedic Surgeon
Ben Love
B-17 Navigator and Houston's Leading Business Banker
Albert "Al" Mooney
Designer, Founder of Mooney Aircraft Company