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    all-day Field of Honor @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    Field of Honor @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    May 16 – Jun 27 all-day
    Field of Honor @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
      The Fayetteville Downtown Alliance’s Field of Honor event is a way for the community to Honor and Memorialize the military that is such an important part of this community. It celebrates the veteran, regardless[...]
    10:00 am Field of Honor Opening Ceremony @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    Field of Honor Opening Ceremony @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
    Field of Honor Opening Ceremony @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    The Fayetteville Downtown Alliance’s Field of Honor event is a way for the community to Honor and Memorialize the military that is such an important part of this community. It celebrates the veteran, regardless of[...]
    1:00 pm “Experience the Legend” Grand Op... @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    “Experience the Legend” Grand Op... @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    May 16 @ 1:00 pm
    We are proud to announce the unveiling of a new simulation experience featuring the very latest in technology. The Simulator’s current experience, Army On the Move, is 15 years old. The new project, Experience the[...]
    5:30 pm Movie in the Camp @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    Movie in the Camp @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum
    May 16 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Movie in the Camp @ Airborne and Special Operatons Museum | Fayetteville | North Carolina | United States
    Free Outdoor “Movie in the Camp” In honor of the 75th anniversary of the Airborne, this year’s “Movie in the Camp” will feature the 1941 film Parachute Battalion.   The movie will be viewed on[...]
  •   “Field of Honor” Flags available for Purchase

    Flags may be purchased online, over the phone or in the ASOM Gift Shop.  Find details...
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    Task Force Ranger and the Battle of Mogadishu

    Earlier this year it was announced that The Airborne & Special Operations Museum...
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    Veterans Writing Collective

    CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The Veterans Writing Collective at Methodist University and...
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    April 2015

    Exciting News for the ASOM!

    We’re excited to announce the mid-May opening of a new simulator experience which will take the rider from World War II to modern day, highlighting the prestigious units 101st Screaming Eagles, 187th Rakkasans, 82nd All Americans, Ranger Regiment, and Special Forces, doing what they do and have done best. This new ride will share with the public a few of the missions that have brought out the best in America’s sons and daughters. 
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      April 2015 Artifact of the Month

    World War II Japanese Parachute

    WWII Japanese ParachuteThe Airborne & Special Operations Museum has in its archives an Imperial Japanese Army 50 kg  (110 lb) Cargo Parachute made in June 1944 by Kokka Koku Heiki. 
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    Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation
    100 Bragg Blvd.
    Fayetteville, North Carolina 28301
    (910) 643-2778
    info@asomf.org
    Museum Hours
    Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
    Sunday 12pm-5pm
    Closed Mondays and Federal Holidays
    Open Memorial Day, 4th of July and Veteran’s Day

    The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation supports the museum with marketing, advertising and financial support for its programs and exhibits. Opening the doors on August 16th, 2000, the 60th anniversary of the original United States Army’s Test Platoon’s first parachute jump, the museum offers free admission, a main exhibit gallery, temporary gallery, four-story tall theater, video theater and a motion simulator ride. It is located in Historic Downtown Fayetteville on the corner of Bragg Boulevard and Hay Street, adjacent to the city’s Freedom Memorial Park and the recently built North Carolina Veteran’s Park. The main gallery is designed as a self-guiding tour, in chronological order, through the history of the airborne and special operations soldiers, from 1940 to the present. The temporary gallery changes throughout the year and displays a myriad of exhibits pertaining to the United States Army, airborne and special operation units through their history and conflicts from World War II to the present. For a nominal fee visitors can ride the 24 seat motion simulator. Find our privacy policy here.

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