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  • May 11, 2015

Museum Wraps Aerospace-Themed Geocache Contest with May 16 Award Program

Private space explorer Richard Garriott de Cayeux helps kick off the event Image of Richard Garriott de Cayeux
SEATTLE, May 11, 2015--Space traveler and computer/video game...

  • May 11, 2015

May 23 Lecture and Book Signing About "Hughes After Howard"

Ken Richardson talks about leading Hughes Aircraft Company after HughesSEATTLE, May 11, 2015--A May 23, 2 p.m. lecture and book signing with former Hughes Aircraft Company...

  • May 9, 2015

American Fighter Aces Fly Into History – Once Again

Pilots recognized with Congress’ highest civilian awardSEATTLE, May 6, 2015 — More than three-dozen American Fighter Aces will fly into history once again when they receive...

  • May 8, 2015

Berlin Airlift Photo Book Lecture and Book Signing May 16

Armed Forces Day Celebrated with Author Bruce McAllister SEATTLE, May 8, 2015--On May 16 at 2 p.m., the Museum celebrates Armed Forces Day with a presentation about a peaceful...

  • May 5, 2015

Museum Launches New Space Movie

"Journey to Space" opens May 23, astronaut Nick Patrick
guest speaker at May 15 preview event at MuseumSEATTLE, May 5, 2015--The new IMAX(R) documentary, "Journey to Space,"...

  • 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...