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Jeff Byard.

Jeff Byard

Airline Pilot and A&P/IA Mechanic



100 Years of Soaring, and the road to Kittyhawk


View pictures from February dinner and speakers click here.

Dinner is catered and open to the public ($20/person), reservations are required prior to 6 p.m., Monday prior to dinner, either
On-line HERE or
call 805 296-1935

Estrella Warbirds Museum
Estrella Warbirds Museum is honored to be the home of:


February Monthly Dinner
Wednesday, Feb 7th, 2018
No Host Bar 6:00 p.m.
Dinner: 7:00 p.m.

Jeff Byard is an airline pilot and an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanic plus holds an FAA Inspection Authorization (A&P/IA) license. He has been flying sinc e 1967.

Jeff first learned to fly at El Mirage Field, California, as a 14 year old in Gus Briegleb's World War II surplus Schweizer TG-3 sailplanes. He is active in the restoration, maintaining andd flying of various antique aircraft and regularly flies his Bowlus Baby Albatross and modern Genesis 2 sailplanes at the Mountain Vally Airport in Tehachapi, California.

Mr. Byard's talk is entitled, "100 Years of Soaring, and the road to Kittyhawk."


Estrella Warbirds Museum invites you to join us Saturday, Saturday, February 17th, 2018 11:00 a.m., at the Museum Hangar Ramp.
UH-34D Presentation and Tribute



Now is the time to mark your calendars for Saturday, February 24th, 2018, and set your TVto the Velocity Channel where once again, the museum will receive 30 minutes of national fame. This year's guest host of Warbirds Wings & Wheels 10, Dennis Gage, will be featuring the Woodland Auto Display on his long running TV series, "My Classic Car"!



Dennis Gage to be Special Guest of Honor at WWW -10

Dennis Gage

Dennis Gage is no stranger to Estrella Warbirds Museum. As the host of nationally syndicated auto TV show, "My Classic Car", he was on hand to film Warbirds Wings & Wheels 8 in 2016. In May, 2018, Dennis will be returning to Estrella Warbirds Museum for our Tenth Anniversary Warbirds Wings & Wheels event as the Special Guest of Honor. He will be appearing during the Friday night dinner & dance prior to the car show and will be on hand to greet people and sign autographs. It time to start growing those handlebar mustaches now!

More information on WWW 10 can be found here.