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  • January 15, 2016

After 25-Year Restoration, Museum Prepping Historic First Boeing 727 Airliner for February Flight

52-year-old jet will join Museum's 737 and 747 prototypesSEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2016--The Museum of Flight is now within a few weeks of finishing a 25-year effort restoring the...


  • December 28, 2015

New Documentary Film Screens Jan. 9 with Director

Film "Eleven" illuminates service of World War II's Naval aviatorsUSS Wasp burning 1942
SEATTLE, Dec. 28, 2015--On Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. The Museum of Flight hosts a screening of...


  • December 15, 2015

Museum Recognizes The Boeing Company Centennial in 2016

World's largest collection of Boeing offers new experiences every monthBoeing Airplane Company Plant 1 at The Museum of Flight
SEATTLE, Dec. 15, 2015--The Museum of Flight...


  • November 25, 2015

Santa Flies to Museum Dec. 12

Annual "Santa's Landing Party" fills galleries with holiday music and cheerSEATTLE, Nov. 25, 2015--Santa's Landing Party at The Museum of Flight begins Saturday morning, Dec. 12,...


  • November 24, 2015

P-51 Mustang Rides Again During Dec. 5 Lecture and Book Signing

Author Cory Graff talks about "P-51 Mustang: Seventy-Five Years of America's Most Famous Warbird"SEATTLE, Nov. 24, 2015--On Dec. 5 at 2 p.m., Flying Heritage Collection Military...


  • November 19, 2015

Museum Reveals Historic Rocket Engines from Apollo 12 and Apollo 16

SEATTLE, Nov. 19, 2015--At a press conference today--on the anniversary of the Apollo 12 Moon landing on Nov. 19, 1969--The Museum of Flight made the first public showing of the...


  • November 12, 2015

Museum and Seattle Repertory Theatre Partner on Program Nov. 21

Seattle Rep creative team offers behind-the-scenes look at their new musical, "Come From Away" SEATTLE, Nov. 12, 2015--On Nov. 21 at noon, The Museum of Flight and the Seattle...


  • November 11, 2015

Vietnam War American Fighter Ace to Speak Nov. 14

U. S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Steve Ritchie and his wife Mariana speak about fighting for democracy and winning freedom from CommunismBrig. Gen. Steve Ritchie SEATTLE, Nov. 11,...


  • November 3, 2015

Museum Free for Veterans and Current U.S. Military on Veterans Day

Nov. 11 programs include live concertSEATTLE, Nov. 3, 2015--On Veteran's Day, Nov. 11, all U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be admitted to the Museum free of...


  • October 26, 2015

November's Mini Games and Model Planes

Nov. 1 brings radio control models, Nov. 7 shows scale models,
Nov. 8 lets the model games beginSEATTLE, Oct. 26, 2015--The Museum of Flight in November showcases the spectrum...


  • October 19, 2015

Nov. 5-7 Second Annual SpaceFest Is Not Rocket Science

SpaceFest 2015: Oh the Humanity!, focuses on social, cultural and physical sides of making a home away from EarthSpaceFest Logo SEATTLE, Oct. 19, 2015--The Museum of Flight's...


  • October 8, 2015

Lecture and Book Signing Oct. 31 with Author S.J. McCormack

New novel, "Night Witch," is tale of World War II Soviet women pilotsSoviet Star on Yak-9
SEATTLE, May 19, 2015--On Oct. 31, Northwest author S.J. McCormack discusses her new...