Air Force Museum, Shillong

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At Air Force Museum, take a closer look at fighter planes and rocket bombers while learning about the Indian Air Force and its brave pilots. An attraction for adults and children, the museum displays life-sized and miniature models of aircraft, uniforms, missiles, rockets, ejection seats, and other war weapons and machinery. One of the highlights includes the huge MI 4 helicopter placed on the museum lawn, which played a pivotal role in the 1971 war. The wide range of photographs from Indo-China War and Indo-Pakistan War can be seen displayed on the museum walls. Amenities include a cafeteria and a souvenir shop. Put Air Force Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our Shillong trip website.
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  • If you are fan of Air force, aeroplanes then definitely this is the place for you. My kid really enjoyed here. We had a good time exploring this museum.  more »
  • Air Force museum is on the route to elephant Falls. Visit if you have spare time else ok to skip. If you are on trip with Children then do visit. Old craft are at display in the open space. I have...  more »
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  • I visited this place while coming back from cherrapunji. It is situated close to police bazar area. You need to submit any of your original and valid identity card and then you are allowed to enter inside. You will see a very clean and clear atmosphere. A very well decorated museum. You are allowed to roam around the whole campus but you are only permitted to take pictures inside the museum.
  • There are few other places where you can see real planes choppers missiles and internal parts this up close. It's not too big. It also exhibits some Meghalaya culture as well. Caveat: it closes in the noon sometime and reopens at 2:30 so ask your driver to time accordingly. The elephant falls, another must visit is just a km away.
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