OAHS will be a vendor in attendance at the Hood River fly-in!!
The museum in Cottage Grove is now open Monday-Thursday 10-4pm- closed weekends through the winter. But check out our events calendar as we may be in your neck of the woods with a presentation soon!!
OAHS is honored to have the Moore SS3 on display!! A small one seat Oregon aircraft that has never been on public display!
This aircraft firs flew in 1982 and was designed and built by Arlen Moore of Sweet Home, OR. We are proud to be the event for it’s public debut!!
Arlen was a true craftsman of aviation. In the early 60’s he built his SS1 glider which he sailed to over 18,00ft and flew from Redmond, OR to Mt. Shasta, CA! Arlen was also instrumental in the development of the aviation activity in the Alvord desert.
There will be several other one-off homebuilts on display this weekend as well as many kit build aircraft from across the pacific northwest! Come see the flying proof that you too can build an airplane!!
Saturday Sept. 1st: Pancake Breakfast 8-11am, RV3 dedication to follow. Restoration shop open all weekend!
AEROBATIC BIPLANE RIDES AVAILABLE SATURDAY!!!!
Sunday Sept 2nd: Lunch 11-2pm $7 hamburger/hotdog, chips, drink- to benefit Cottage Grove Chamber Greeters scholarship.
Thank you to John Asbury for allowing us to have this amazing piece of Oregon history on display!!
In order to give our staff and volunteers a moment to recover and clean up the museum after the last two weekends, OAHS will be closed Monday Aug 6.
We will be back at it Tuesday at 10am.
And be sure to check out our upcoming Great Oregon Home Built fly-in, complete with pancake breakfast 9/1
Join us Saturday from 8-11am for a pancake breakfast- including nearly 10 WWII Stearman biplanes on display right here at OAHS!!!
There will be a presentation mid breakfast on Oregon history and the accomplishments and influence of Jim Wright- who built the only replica of Howard hughes H-1 racer!!
Biplane rides available starting Friday evening through Sunday morning
$75 per person- he can take up to 4 at a time!
We at OAHS are so very grateful for all the support this weekend from our community, we would not be where we are today without all of you!
Also a special thanks to the Oregon Trail Chapter of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America for hosting their National Rally right here at OAHS!
Find out more about them here: AMCA Oregon Trail Chapter
Be sure to join us next weekend for the 40th Annual Jim Wright Memorial Fly -In, Pancake breakfast 8-11am right here at OAHS!!
We apologize for any inconvenience- Cassandra will be out of the office today at least until 1pm, possibly all day, due to a sick child (airport kid Hank caught a summer bug!).
Back at it at 10am Friday & Saturday!
Join us Saturday July 28th as OAHS for a pancake breakfast and Show N’ Shine during the National Rally of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America!!
7-10am – 2475 Jim Wright Way
Over 75 bikes are currently registered for this event ranging from 1915-1982
Come early as the riders will be headed out for the days ride about 830-9am
Breakfast served until 10am
Also fear not- OAHS has recently acquired a new 3 foot square grill to crank out pancakes and we have purchased enough food to feed at least 300 so there will be no running out!! Hope to see you here!!