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 77 individual members represented in four categories: Trailblazers & Explorers, Military Aviators, Innovators & Entrepreneurs and Leaders.


Join us for the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Luncheon, Friday, April 12, 2019!


Nominations for the 2020 Texas Aviation Hall of Fame are now open!

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Texas Aviation Hall of Fame

Tony Bingelis
Experimental Aircraft Builder
Ronald G. Bliss
Attorney, Vietnam War Pilot and POW
Army Air Force Pilot
Paul Braniff
Commercial Aviation Pioneers
Aviation Advocate and Trainer
George Bush
President of the United States
President of the United States
Hot Air Balloon Pilot
Eugene Cernan
Gemini and Apollo Astronaut
Claire Lee Chennault
Commander of the Flying Tigers
Bessie Coleman
First African-American Female to Receive a Pilot License
American Ace Pilot