Aircraft Museums and Collections of Minnesota
The Aircraft Museum At Flying Cloud
January 1, 2022
Editor's Note: This new Minnesota Flyer series memorializes the state's current or past aviation museums and collections. For some of the long-gone museums and collections, it should be a nostalgia trip. Contributing writers have identified as many as 20 museums and collections and will present each in a separate article.
Since the 1960s, successful businessman Johan M. Larsen of South Minneapolis dreamt of a flying museum of vintage and warbird aircraft, located at a huge private airfield south of the Twin Cities, featuring airshows and a restaurant with a Boeing Stratocruiser on the top...