National WASP WWII Museum
Avenger Field Sweetwater, Texas

Homecoming 2018

75th Anniversary

Saturday, May 26, 2018
Honored Guests:
Women Airforce Service Pilots

Luncheon | 11 a.m.
at Texas State Technical College West Texas Campus
featuring speaker Col Andrea E. Themely USAF

Dinner and Memorial Service | 6 p.m.
at National WASP WWII Museum
featuring speaker Gen Linda Hemminger USAF (Ret)


Gold Table: $600
Silver Table: $450
Dinner Ticket: $50
Lunch Ticket: $40

Reserve your table or tickets today! (325) 235-0099

Air Race Classic 2018

Starting line June 19, 2018
at Avenger Field, Sweetwater, Texas

An all-women race across the country, Air Race Classic, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to:
  • Encouraging and educating current and future women pilots
  • Increasing public awareness of general aviation
  • Demonstrating women's roles in aviation
  • Preserving and promoting the tradition of pioneering women in aviation


    So many gave of themselves to make Homecoming 2017 special for WASP veterans. Your dedication exemplifies the spirit of Sweetwater and makes it possible to fulfill our mission to educate and inspire all generations with the story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots.
    Thank You!

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    General construction of HANGAR No 1 has been completed, but there is much work to be done. The climate controlled structure will house new exhibits, museum archives with a research library, an expanded gift store, staff offices, and catering kitchen. There will be space for traveling exhibits, video presentations, special events and community celebrations. Hangar No 2 will house -aircraft and allow access to the runways of Avenger Field. The Memorial Plaza will offer views of the runways and taxiways where the WASP trained in 1943-44. American, Texas and WASP flags fly proudly above a memorial plaza dedicated to the memory of the first women to fly America’s military aircraft. This area will feature expanded exhibits, and be used for public gatherings and private events. While much has been accomplished, there is still much to be done. Funds are still needed to create new exhibits to preserve the legacy these courageous women. We need your support!