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Please contact Jean-Marc Pasteris, Museum Administrator, for further details:
Tel: +41 79 674 84 24 / info@clindailes.ch
Description
The museum is located in the village of Morens (canton Fribourg), close to the heart of the Payerne airbase.

Very easy to access, the museum offers its visitors a wonderful view onto the runway and an access to the taxiway. Visitors can watch and photography the taking-offs and landings of F/A-18 Hornets, F-5 Tigers, Super Pumas, EC635 and more from the terraces of the museum.


Building
The building area is around 3500 m2. At least nine planes and two helicopter can be exhibited.

Ground floor
  • Reception and cash desk, wheelchair access
  • Shop (souvenir articles, books, plane models, photographs, etc.)
  • Cafeteria and terrace with direct view on the runway
  • Planes exhibition
  • Office
  • Warehouse
  • Heating
  • Restrooms

2 Plane Hall (970 and 760 m2)
  • Hall with sliding-door onto the runway and taxiway
  • Exhibition of the nine planes
  • "Espace des Pionniers" Exhibition
  • Public interactive space with flight simulation and SPHAIR
  • Flight simulator Mirage III S
  • Test benches of the Mirage
  • Radio-guided missiles shooting simulator
  • Reactors exhibition
  • Exhibition of aviation radio and short wave radio amateur club HB4FR
  • Collection of books and documents on the Swiss military aviation
  • Projection room


First floor (710 m2)
  • Gallery overlooking the plane hall
  • Gallery overlooking the maintenance workshop
  • Reconstitution of a war airbase defence centre
  • Exhibition on the history of the Swiss flight squadrons and the aviation troops
  • Helicopter Alouette 2 and Alouette 3
  • Collection of plane models
  • "Area Claude Nicollier" with spatial material and films
  • Roofed terrace overlooking the runway
  • Conference room, capacity can be adapted
  • Lift (wheelchair access) to the first floor and gallery