• Radio-Controlled Model Airplane Expo Oct.30

Radio-Controlled Model Airplane Expo Oct.30

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

 

All types of flyable models on display

 

SEATTLE, Oct. 18, 2011--On Sunday, Oct. 30 at The Museum of Flight, the Flaming Geyser Flyers Radio Controlled Association hosts a prestigious showcase of model airplanes representing the history and future of model aviation. The exhibit features the work of master modelers from around the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia, and will include dazzling flying machines of every size and type, including radio control, free flight, and control line models. The show is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and is free with admission to the Museum.

 

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The non-profit Museum of Flight is one of the largest independent air and space museums in the world. The Museum's collection includes more than 150 historically significant air- and spacecraft, as well as the William E. Boeing Red Barn® -- the original manufacturing facility of the Boeing Co. The Airpark includes outdoor displays with the first jet Air Force One, a Concorde airliner, and the first Boeing 747 jumbo jet. The Museum aeronautical library and archival holdings are the largest on the West Coast. The Education Office offers weekend family programs, programs for students and educators, and overnight camps for children. McCormick & Schmick's Wings Café is on site.

 

The Museum of Flight is located at 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Exit 158 off Interstate 5 on Boeing Field half-way between downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport. The Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $16 for adults, $14 for seniors 65 and older, $13 for active military, $9 for youth 5 to 17, and free for children under 5. Group rates are available. Admission on the first Thursday of the month is free from 5 to 9 p.m. courtesy of Wells Fargo. For general Museum information, please call 206-764-5720 or visit

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