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Learn to winterize your boat engine at The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this fall

Learn to winterize your boat engine at The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this fall

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has planned two workshops to help boaters prepare their engines for the winter season this fall. On Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Decommissioning Your Outboard Motor will teach participants how to safely winterize their motor. A second workshop, from 9 a.m. to noon […]

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Johns Hopkins Scientist Speaks About NASA Mission to the Dwarf Planet Ceres at the Museum of Flight

Johns Hopkins Scientist Speaks About NASA Mission to the Dwarf Planet Ceres at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – On Oct. 21, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab participating scientist Debra Buczkowski will lecture about the discoveries of NASA’s first truly interplanetary spaceship, Dawn. Dawn’s mission features extended stays at two extraterrestrial bodies: giant asteroid Vesta and dwarf planet Ceres in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. Dawn’s super-efficient ion […]

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Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To  Museum of Flight

Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – Three frontline Navy EA-18G Growler electronic attack jets will fly to the Museum on Oct. 12 to preside over the donation of a 10-foot aircraft carrier model to the Museum. The model will be presented by the officers of VAQ-130 Naval Air Station Whidbey Island to the Museum’s Education Office. The aircraft will […]

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Learn electronic navigation at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Learn electronic navigation at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, December 2, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering an Electronic Navigation for Non-Technical People workshop, with class size limited and registration needed. Participants will join Capt. Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, as he provides short non-technical descriptions of how GPS, GPS chart plotters, […]

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