Historic Flight at Kilo-7 offers a collection of the most important aircraft produced between 1927 and 1957—all restored and airborne again.

Our mission goes beyond serving as trustees of an era. We want you to experience the roar of our F8F “Wampus Cat” taking off. Watch engineers at work restoring the aircraft to flying condition. Share the rush of viewing international treasures from all angles.

Whether you’re an experienced aviator, a student of history, or a newcomer to our world, we want to spark and fuel your passion—both for aviation and for epiphanies born from hard labor. Our heroes did not leap from the bathtub shrieking, “Eureka!” They scrawled a sketch on a piece of paper. Got interested in an impossible challenge. And then they dove into the work. The reward? Innovation that astonished both them and us, and that continues to change our world.

FLIGHT OPERATIONS
July 22, Challenge Air for Kids 9 a.m., HFF This is the best volunteer opportunity of the year. HFF is honored to again host Challenge Air, a national charity providing first flight experiences to children and young adults with disabilities. Hats off to the volunteer pilots from the Washington Pilots Association who dedicate their talents and equipment to make sure our Challenge Air co-pilots overcome their challenges while airborne. And watch the HFF hangar transform into a carnival. WARNING: you may laugh and cry at the same time. Over 100 challenged kids have enrolled. Help us if you can. July 22, SkyFair 1:30 p.m., Paine Field On a break from Challenge Air, HFF pilots will fly with FHCAM during its premier summer event, SkyFair. Look for the L-4, F8F Bearcat and TBM Avenger. July 28-30 Skyfest, Fairchild AFB, Spokane HFF will appear with the Thunderbirds and several top-tier civilian performers at the Inland Empire's aviation event of the summer. About 250,000 patrons will visit the weekend show. Come see our B-25D and P-51B on the other side. Bring sunblock. August 4-6 Seafair, Lake Washington HFF's F8F Bearcat and TBM Avenger will dedicate their performances to the 75th anniversary of NAS Whidbey. Shawn Tucker, a jet-powered Waco (the plane and the pilot) and a PBY also will perform. And the schedulers found room for the Blue Angels. In cooperation with Seafair, HFF will host a special photo opportunity from a barge between the two aerobatic boxes. On Friday, August 4th, twenty lucky photographers will see all the flying from the best spot on Lake Washington. If you would like to be one of them, contact Visitor Services at 425.348.3200. August 11-13 Abbotsford International Air Show, Canada Our friends at Abbotsford have pulled out the stoppers for Canada's 150th birthday. New to airshows? You can visit one of the top ten in the world by making a day trip (passport required). This is HFF's tenth year on the program, this time with its B-25D, P-51B, Staggerwing Beech and TBM Avenger. The fun begins on Friday night with daytime shows on Saturday and Sunday. To participate in any or all of these activities, please call Visitor Services at 425.348.3200 or email visitorservices@historicflight.org.


HOURS OF OPERATION

10-5, Tuesday - Sunday.

ADMISSION INFORMATION

$15 Adult Admission
$12 Senior/Military (65+)
$10 Youth (11-17 years old)
10 and Under Free



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Reserve a Ride

Ever wanted to fly in one of our aircraft? It's as easy as 1-2-3. First, click on the Membership/Donate page. Next, pick the membership level corresponding to the plane in which you would like to fly. Finally, follow the sequence to enroll. Once payment is processed, you will receive an email from Visitor Services confirming your membership and offering alternative dates for your flying adventure.