Keep up to date with the American Air Museum in Britain and all its programs, to find out how your membership helps to honor the sacrifices of American airmen from World War One to date.

  General Henry H Arnold, Chief of the US Army Air Forces,  Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris, Commander in Chief Royal Air Force Bomber Command, and General Ira C Eaker, Commander of the Eighth Air Force, strolling on the lawn of Springfields, Harris' official residence in Buckinghamshire, September 1943

75 Years of the US Air Force

Seventy-five years ago, on September 18, 1947, the United States Air Force (USAF) was officially established as a separate branch of the US Armed Forces, but the history of US aerial warfare, goes back much further.