Naval Aviation Museum at Goa – Only One of its Kind in Asia
Naval Aviation Museum is a military museum showcasing the evolution of Indian Naval Air Arm. Indian Naval Air Arm is the division of the Indian Navy which provides navy aircraft carrier based support to the Navy.
The Museum is one among the two Military Aviation Museums in India. This national naval aviation museum is the only one of its kind in Asia.
This national aviation museum consists of the Outdoor exhibit and a an indoor gallery. Navy aviation museum’s out door exhibit has 13 decommissioned navy aircraft on display. Indoor Gallery has separate sections on armament, attire, etc. There are a lot of information on Indian Air Force and Navy and the battles they participated.
Massive INS Vikrant and INS Viraat replicas are also found here. An array of bombs, cannons, torpedoes and sensors are also on display here.
How Do I Go To Naval Aviation Museum?
Naval museum is located next to Goa International Airport on Bogmalo Road off National Highway 17, at Bogmalo. It is at a distance of 6 kilometers from Vasco da Gama, Goa. The Naval air museum is well connected by roads to all parts of the city. There is a railway station at Goa, which is well connected to the rest of the country.
What are the Timings of Naval Aviation Museum?
Naval air museum hours are 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, except Mondays. There is an entry fee of INR 20.