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Secret CIA Flights from Taiwan Revealed in Museum of Flight Lecture

Secret CIA Flights from Taiwan Revealed in Museum of Flight Lecture

. August 24, 2018

SEATTLE – On Sept. 1 the Museum will present the story of how CIA pilots of the Republic of China Air Force (Taiwan) “Black Bat Squadron” flew a daring nighttime mission to deploy secret surveillance equipment near a Chinese nuclear weapons base in 1969. Aviation historian Li Wang, Art Winn (son of Black Bat Officer […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center Receives Best Practices Award

Cincinnati Museum Center Receives Best Practices Award

. August 24, 2018

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) recently received the prestigious Best Practices Award from the Association of Midwest Museums (AMM). The competitive award, given to CMC at AMM’s annual conference, recognized CMC’s Curate My Community initiative that placed over 700 museum objects at locations across the community. As Union Terminal prepared to undergo a two-and-a-half-year […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center name Service Systems Associates as retail provider at Union Terminal

Cincinnati Museum Center name Service Systems Associates as retail provider at Union Terminal

. August 23, 2018

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) announced that Service Systems Associates (SSA) will manage its updated food service, catering and retail operations at Union Terminal. The restoration of Union Terminal provided an opportunity to update food service and retail operations to be more convenient and guest-centric. Those plans include dining service in the restored Losantiville […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts frame-raising workshop

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts frame-raising workshop

. August 21, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host a weekend Frame-Raising Workshop on September 15-16, taking place in CBMM’s Shipyard from 9-4pm each day. In this workshop, Virginia Military Institute professor of civil engineering and timber framing expert Grigg Mullen will traditionally raise a timber frame structure. Mullen will focus on the theory involved in raising […]

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Union Terminal announces full building closure before reopening

Union Terminal announces full building closure before reopening

. August 20, 2018

CINCINNATI – As Union Terminal approaches the final weeks of its historic restoration, the entire building will close October 22 through November 1 to finalize all building systems and prepare for its future use. Portions of the building will reopen to the public November 2. The Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Chocolate: The Exhibition and GUITAR: […]

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