Tillamook Air Museum

History Housing History

Over 25 aircraft, gift shop and outstanding exhibits- all housed in a 70 year old hangar. Welcome to history housing history.

Erco Ercoupe 415-C

ERCO is a contraction for "Engineering Research Corporation" whose first product was the Ercoupe. This was the first General Aviation tricycle geared aircraft and was designed by the brilliant aircraft designer Fred Weick. The Ercoupe, first manufactured in 1939, goes 115 miles per hour, carries two people, and burns four and a quarter gallons of gas per hour.