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TBM History Update

TFLM's TBM-3E Avenger has an impressive history between sinking two Japanese ships during the summer of 1945, flying off of the aircraft carrier USS Wasp,  flying over the official Japanese surrender on the USS Missouri, being flown as an aerial fire bomber...

P-40K History Update

As the museum continues to grow we sometimes have to look back in order to move forward. After acquiring the Individual Aircraft History Card on the P-40K, a couple important pieces of information have been revealed. While it is known that this particular plane was...

Photographing the Texas Flying Legends Museum Aircraft

The TFLM wants their mission to continue once the planes are washed, serviced and back in the hangar, and that’s where YOU come in. We want you to be able to take the best possible photographs of the squadron and share those images. In that way, their mission lives on even those days the planes aren’t flying!

Latest Update to the Restoration of the P-47 Razorback

The latest update with the P-47 Razorback currently being restored by AirCorps, show's some very interesting developments with the rebuilding process. Having very little intact parts to work with, much of the P-47 has to be rebuilt in the computer using 3D imaging and...

March/April Update to the P-51C Lope’s Hope the 3rd

Some really exciting progress has been made on the restoration of the P-51C Mustang, Lope's Hope the 3rd. Currently being restored by AirCorps Aviation, this P-51C has gone through an amazing restoration process and just got the Merlin Packard engine fitted in it's...

New Information on the Wildcat

TFLM strives to educate all those interested in our greatest generation and the aircraft they flew. In order to do so the museum's on going goal of learning more about the people and the planes they are flying is essential. Researchers at the museum have just...

Warbirds News Publishes Article on Museum

The Texas Flying Legends Museum had a great time at the LA County Airshow! Performing at an airshow is never simple and getting there with six aircraft was a feat in itself. Warbirds News did a special report on what goes behind the scenes with a performance group at...

Honored to be Thanked by Dick Cole in our Flyover

The Texas Flying Legends joined the Doolittle Raiders in commemorating the life and accomplishments of Colonel Carroll V. Glines, Jr. with a flyover in the TFLM B-25 Betty’s Dream. In addition to military leadership, CV Glines was a writer of epic proportions. Please...

Looking ahead to 2016

Here's a list of the airshows we intend to attend this year! L.A. County Airshow (Blue Angles) Foxx Field Lancaster, CA March 19 &20 Planes of Fame Airshow Chino, CA April 30 & May 1 Minot Airport Dedication Minot, ND May 6 Dakota Territory Air Museum Minot,...

Texas Flying Legends has Achieved Its Aim to Operate a Spitfire!

Without a doubt, MK959 was the hit of the 2015 Wings Over Houston Airshow. There wasn't a dry eye on the field as the legendary fighter was welcomed back to the Lone Star State. Please click here to view the full article, The Return of the Stork, also published in the...

Wings Over Houston 2015 & Other Events!

U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and Breitling Jet Team to Lead 31st Annual CAF Wings Over Houston Airshow Oct. 17-18 The Texas Flying Legends are proud to be a part of the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) 31st Annual Wings Over Houston Airshow again this year. Our...

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