Flight Path Museum & Flight Path Walk of Fame

Flight Path Museum LAX

Located on the airfield at Los Angeles Airport (LAX), Flight Path Museum features exhibits that honors Southern’s California aviation history. Go on a virtual tour of the museum to see the following exhibits:

  • Commercial Aviation History Exhibit: An extensive collection of airline artifacts.
  • Flight Crew Uniform Exhibit: Over 600 uniforms from 68 airlines from around the world.
  • DC-3 Plane Exhibit: A propeller-driven airliner from the 1930s/1940s and World War II. It is considered the first airliner that could profitably carry only passengers.
  • Space Exploration Exhibit: See a timeline of space exploration history, astronaut flight suit, space debris, and model rockets.
  • Flying Tigers Exhibit: Flying Tiger Line, also known as Flying Tigers, was the first scheduled cargo airline in the United States and a major military charter operator during the Cold War era.
  • Fire Fighting Vehicle Exhibit: On permanent display is a retired ARFF (Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting) truck used at LAX.

The museum also offers Flight Path Simulator Training to encourage students to pursue further education and careers in aviation. Scholarships are available to SoCal residents who wish to pursue careers in aviation and aerospace.



Flight Path Museum LAX
6661 West Imperial Hwy
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(424) 646-7284



Flight Path “Walk of Fame”

The Flight Path “Walk of Fame” is a pathway of 50+ plaques dedicated to the pioneers and individuals whose work helped ensure Southern California’s world leadership in aviation/aerospace. The Walk of Fame is located on Sepulveda Blvd. in the Westchester area of Los Angeles.

See plaques dedicated to pioneers like:

  • Sally Ride (the first U.S. woman in space)
  • Katherine Cheung (1st Chinese-American woman to become licensed pilot)
  • Iris Cummings Critchell (Women Air Force Pilot (WASP) in World War II)
  • Amelia Earhart (record-setting woman pilot)
  • Charles Lindbergh (first nonstop solo flight across the Atlantic)
  • Wright Brothers (world’s first powered flight)
  • Bessie Coleman (first licensed black pilot)



Flight Path “Walk of Fame”
Sepulveda Blvd. in the Westchester ares of Los Angeles


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