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

Oran Nicks
NASA Program Director
Chester Nimitz
Fleet Admiral of the United States Navy
Lloyd Nolen
Founder of the Confederate Air Force
Wiley Post
Aviation Innovator
Robert Prescott
Founder of the Flying Tiger Line, Inc.
Deborah Rihn-Harvey
Pilot, Instructor and Aerobatic Pioneer
Jay Robbins
Lieutenant General U.S. Air Force
Gene Roddenberry
Creator of Star Trek
C. R. Smith
President of American Airlines
Leland Snow
Founder Air Tractor, Inc.
The Stinson Family
Flight Education and Pioneering