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  • April 28, 2015

Air Force F-22 Raptors Receive Fans at Museum May 9-10

SEATTLE, April 28, 2015--A rare, public showing of United States Air Force's premier current fighter, the Lockheed F-22 Raptor, will be at the Museum on the weekend of May 9-10....


  • April 27, 2015

Museum Opens New Education Center on May 7

Alaska Airlines Aerospace Education Center free grand openingSEATTLE, April 27, 2015--On May 7, the Museum opens its new, $2.5 million Alaska Airlines Aerospace Education Center....


  • April 17, 2015

Astronaut Delivers Earth Day Message on Planetary Defense

April 22 at the Museum, Dr. Ed Lu tells how we can save the Earth from asteroidsSEATTLE, April 17, 2015--On Earth Day, April 22, at The Museum of Flight, astronaut Dr. Ed Lu, will...


  • April 6, 2015

Work Begins April 6 on Museum's New Aviation Pavilion

Structure will span two football fields to cover big planesSEATTLE, April 6, 2015 --Construction begins today on The Museum of Flight's Aviation Pavilion - a structure that will...


  • April 1, 2015

Museum Unveils Plans for Daring New Exhibit

Displays to humanize the story of flightSEATTLE, April 1, 2015--The Museum of Flight today announced plans for a daring new exhibit unlike any seen before. The display will give...


  • March 31, 2015

Museum's New Exhibit is for the Birds

"How Birds Fly" exhibit in partnership with Burke Museum, opens April 11SEATTLE, March 31, 2015--Aviation's feathered friends are the subjects of the Museum's new, temporary...


  • March 13, 2015

Women Military Pilots Then and Now

On March 21 author presents about World War II woman pilots,
woman Coast Guard pilot talks about her jobSEATTLE, March 13, 2015--Wrapping up the Museum's WomenFly three-day...


  • March 10, 2015

Girls' Dreams Enhanced During "WomenFly" Event March 19-20

Young women students meet aerospace mentorsSEATTLE, March 10, 2015--On March 19-20 the Museum will host WomenFly, an annual, motivational event for young women interested in...


  • March 6, 2015

Museum Hosts Aviation Archaeology Symposium March 14-15

International roster of experts share secrets and stories of
finding and restoring lost aircraftSEATTLE, March 6, 2015--On March 14-15, The Museum of Flight will host its...


  • March 5, 2015

March 14-15 Soaring Expo Showcases World of Silent Flight

Gliders on display, unique exhibits, opportunities for pilotsSEATTLE, March 5, 2015--On March 14-15 the Museum hosts Soaring Expo, an annual exhibition of everything about gliders...


  • March 2, 2015

University of Washington Grad Program Teams with Museum of Flight for Education Program

Programs debut during Museum's Free "First Thursday"SEATTLE, March 2, 2015--On Thursday evening, March 5, The Museum of Flight will turn into a classroom for students in the...


  • February 11, 2015

Feb. 28 Electric Flight Symposium Will Power the Imagination

Charles Lindbergh's grandson leads a day of free presentationsSEATTLE, Feb. 11, 2015--On Feb. 28, Erik Lindbergh, CEO of Powering Imagination and grandson of Charles Lindbergh,...