Aviation Museum Announces Big Plans for New Facilities

Even as its board expresses interest in building a branch museum downtown (see “City for challenges.”), the National World War II Aviation Museum has big plans for its current Colorado Springs Airport spot. According to its website, the museum plans to build a new 72,000 square-foot aircraft display hangar and an 86,000 square-foot building to house new exhibit galleries, an events center, and a state-of-the-art education facility. The museum has…