Lyon Air Museum

The Lyon Air Museum is located on the west side of John Wayne Airport. Exhibits feature authentic aircraft, rare vehicles and related memorabilia from the World War II era. Special exhibits and events, such as Open Cockpit Day, are held throughout the year. Exhibits displayed include:


  • Boeing B-17 “Flying Fortress”
  • Cessna O-1E “Birddog”
  • Douglas A-26 “Invader” (pictured above)
  • Douglas C-47 “Skytrain” or “Dakota”
  • Douglas DC-3 “Flagship Orange County”
  • North American AT-6/SNJ-6
  • North American B-25 “Mitchell”

Military Vehicles & Motorcycles:

  • 1930 German Vid Tempo Gelaendewagen
  • 1941 Dodge 1/2 Ton Command & Reconnaissance Truck
  • 1942 Ford GPW Military Jeep
  • 1943 Ford GPW Military Jeep
  • 1943 German NSU. Kettenkrad HK 101 Tracked Motorcucle
  • 1943 Japanese Rikuo Sidecar Motorcylce
  • 1945 Indian Motorcycle “Chief”


  • 1939 Mercedes-Benz Model G4 Offener Touring Wagon
  • 1940s Divco Helms Bakery Truck


Purchase tickets here.



Lyon Air Museum
19300 Ike Jones Road
Santa Ana, CA 92707
(714) 210-4585



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