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  • February 8, 2018

Northwest's Largest Scale Model Show Feb. 17-18

SEATTLE, Feb. 8, 2018--On Feb. 17-18 explore the world in miniature at the 2018 NorthWest Scale Modelers Show, the largest model exhibit in the Northwest. Nearly 2,000 detailed...


  • February 7, 2018

Panel of Flight Experts Looks at All Perspectives of Aviation Safety on Feb. 10

SEATTLE, Feb. 7, 2018--The subject of commercial aviation safety will be discussed from the perspective of expert pilots, aircraft designers and accident investigators during a...


  • February 5, 2018

A Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks Feb. 10

SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2018--On Feb. 10 two free, perennial events provide a wonderland and a haven for young geeks when the Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest and the Engineering...


  • October 25, 2017

Museum Accepting Applications for 2017-2018 High School STEM Residency Programs

SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2017--The deadline for high school students to apply for one of the Museum's premiere residency education programs is Nov. 3. The Western Aerospace Scholars...


  • October 25, 2017

Nov. 4-5 Museum Programs Focus on War Propaganda

SEATTLE, Oct. 25, 2017--Aviation as a force of war since 1914 is examined from many perspectives all Nov. 4-5 weekend. The programs include aircraft tours, living history...


  • October 11, 2017

Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To Museum Oct. 12

SEATTLE, Oct. 11, 2017--Three frontline Navy EA-18G Growler electronic attack jets will fly to the Museum on Oct. 12 to preside over the donation of a 10-foot aircraft carrier...


  • September 28, 2017

Free "Exploration Expo" Showcases Museum Education Programs for All Ages

SEATTLE, Sept. 28, 2017--The Museum is free on Oct. 5 from 5 to 9 p.m. and will showcase a variety of innovative education programs around the subjects of aviation, space and...


  • September 26, 2017

The Museum of Flight Announces Largest Bequest

SEATTLE, Sept. 26, 2017--The Museum of Flight has received the largest bequest in its 52-year history, a donation of more than $17 million from the estate of Betty Houston, widow...


  • September 18, 2017

The Force is with the Museum on Star Wars Reads Day Oct. 7

SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2017--On Oct. 7 The Museum of Flight welcomes friendly visitors from all galaxies, no matter how far, far away, as it participates in Disney Publishing...


  • September 18, 2017

Reception, Lecture and Book Signing with Author of "Mars: Our Future on the Red Planet"

SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2017--The Museum offers an evening reception, lecture and book signing with award-winning journalist Leonard David, as he talks about his book, "Mars: Our...


  • September 14, 2017

Museum Ready for Model Rocketeers Sept. 23

SEATTLE, Sept. 14, 2017--The Museum celebrates 50 years of the Estes Astron Alpha model rocket with a special display by the National Association of Rocketry (NAR), plus a meet...


  • September 8, 2017

Boeing 737 Lecture and Book Signing Sept. 16

SEATTLE, Sept. 8, 2017-On Sept. 16 the Museum hosts a lecture and book signing with Capt. Dan Dornseif, author of the new Boeing 737 - The World's Jetliner. The book provides an...