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  • November 5, 2021

Nov. 11 Veterans Day Ceremony Features Retired Air Force Senior Intelligence Officer

SEATTLE, Nov. 5, 2021—The keynote speaker at the Museum’s Nov. 11 Veterans Day Ceremony will be U. S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Robert “Bob” Otto, former Deputy Chief of Staff for...


  • October 22, 2021

Museum is First to Exhibit Full-Scale Mock-ups of NASA Mars Rover and Helicopter

SEATTLE, Oct. 22, 2021—On Oct. 30, The Museum of Flight will be the first site to exhibit NASA’s full-scale replicas of the Agency’s newest robotic explorers on Mars—the rover and...


  • October 20, 2021

On Halloween The Museum of Flight Becomes The Museum of Fright

SEATTLE, Oct. 20, 2021—On Oct. 31 kids can trick or treat through Seattle’s biggest Halloween haunted house, The Museum of Fright, where the world of flight becomes a spooky site...


  • September 24, 2021

Rare Short Films Now Online Digital Delights

SEATTLE, Sept. 24, 2021—Eighty-six selections from The Museum of Flight’s collection of rare, behind-the-scenes movies have been digitized for the first time and are now online....


  • September 15, 2021

The Museum of Flight and Japan’s Gifu-Kakamigahara Air and Space Museum Sign Partnership Agreement

SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2021—The Museum of Flight and Japan’s Gifu-Kakamigahara Air and Space Museum signed a Partnership Agreement during a live virtual ceremony on Sept 14. Museum...


  • June 16, 2021

June 29 Press Preview for New Museum Exhibit, Stranger Than Fiction

SEATTLE, June 16, 2021—On June 29 at 10 a.m. there will be a press preview for The Museum of Flight’s new exhibit, Stranger Than Fiction: The Incredible Science of Aerospace...


  • May 19, 2021

New Museum Exhibit Opening July 3 is Stranger Than Fiction

SEATTLE, May 19, 2021—On July 3, The Museum of Flight opens Stranger Than Fiction: The Incredible Science of Aerospace Medicine, a new exhibition about a lofty subject wrapped in...


  • May 12, 2021

Museum Awards $226,000 in Scholarships to 14 High School Students

SEATTLE, May 12, 2021—The Museum of Flight awarded $226,000 in scholarships to 14 high school students for postsecondary education and flight training during a virtual ceremony...


  • February 10, 2021

Hearts Soar as Ambassador Animals Visit the Museum

SEATTLE, Feb. 10, 2021—Wild critters in the galleries would usually give the Museum’s Senior Curator cause for concern, but a recent visit by a trio of furry, feathery and scaly...


  • February 9, 2021

Museum Space Mavens Offer Insights from Earth to Mars

SEATTLE, Feb. 9, 2021—NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover lands on the Red Planet Feb. 18, and the Museum is hosting two live, online panel programs to prep and cover the landing with...


  • February 9, 2021

The Museum of Flight Reopens March 4

SEATTLE, Feb 9, 2020—The Museum of Flight reopens to the general public on Thursday March 4 through Sunday March 7, and will remain open every Thursday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to...


  • January 16, 2021

New Boeing Grant and Ongoing Investments Help Sustain and Develop Museum Programs

SEATTLE, Jan. 16, 2021—The Museum today announced that it has received new investments totaling $115,000 from The Boeing Company. The funds will support two of the Museum’s...