Opening of the American Helicopter Museum & Education Center
Friday, October 18, 1996 - American Helicopter Museum, United States of America
The museum was opened with the following goal (in an extract from the museum's web site),
'The American Helicopter Museum & Educational Center opened to the public in October 1996 to serve as a "lasting tribute to those men and women who pioneered the development of rotary wing aircraft" and to encourage future generations of aviation pioneers.'
Source: AHS Calendar October 2009