- To be the world’s leading source of history relating to test pilots and their profession.
- To preserve the historical significance of the accomplishments of test pilots, the SETP, and the aerospace industry by displaying memorabilia, written and oral records, reports, photographs, video, and other artifacts.
- To archive and display such history in a manner that supports and enhances the efforts of flight test education and flight test safety for current and future generations of flight test personnel and the general public.
Document and record oral/video histories of test pilots, astronauts, aircraft designers, etc., for possible development into a documentary series for public viewing. The material will become part of a permanent public-access library.
Acquire museum-quality collectibles, which will be handled in accordance with the Foundation Bylaws.