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Producer of Hollywood’s “The Martian”  Talk at the Museum of Flight

Producer of Hollywood’s “The Martian” Talk at the Museum of Flight

| April 7, 2016

SEATTLE – Aditya Sood, the Hollywood producer who brought Andy Weir’s book, “The Martian,” to the screen, will talk about that process in a special public conversation at the Museum on April 16 at 2 p.m. Following the program will be an open reception with Sood in the Museum’s Space Gallery. The event is free […]

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Frist Center Hosts All-Star Assembly of Spectacular Italian Vehicles

Frist Center Hosts All-Star Assembly of Spectacular Italian Vehicles

| March 30, 2016

NASHVILLE, TN – Opening May 27, 2016, at Nashville’s Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945-1975 marks an unprecedented gathering of rare and stunning Italian-designed automobiles and motorcycles in a museum setting. The exhibition celebrates the streamlined elegance, novel and powerful engineering, and seductive allure characterizing Italian coach-built cars, concept […]

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Museum’ of Flight Historic Boeing 727 Prototype  Makes Final Flight

Museum’ of Flight Historic Boeing 727 Prototype Makes Final Flight

| March 3, 2016

SEATTLE – On March 3rd the Museum of Flight’s recently-restored Boeing 727 prototype made its first flight in 25 years; the flight also marked the airplane’s last flight ever. The Future of Flight at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. held a preflight ceremony while hundreds of enthusiastic fans and former 727 flight crew members awaited […]

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Museum of Flights Boeing 727 Prototype Ready to Fly

Museum of Flights Boeing 727 Prototype Ready to Fly

| February 26, 2016

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight’s recently-restored Boeing 727 prototype will make its first flight in 25 years on March 1-weather permitting-at about 10:30 a.m.; the flight will also be the airplane’s last flight ever. There will be a pre-takeoff ceremony for the event at the Future of Flight at Paine Field, Everett, Wash. and […]

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Astronaut Stephanie Wilson to Speak at Museum of Flight

Astronaut Stephanie Wilson to Speak at Museum of Flight

| January 28, 2016

Shuttle astronaut the second African-American woman in space SEATTLE – Three-time space traveler, NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson, will speak at the Museum on Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. The Harvard graduate became the second African-American woman in space, having served onboard space shuttle missions STS-121 in 2006, STS-120 in 2007 and STS-131 in 2010. During […]

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

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

| January 16, 2016

52-year-old jet will join Museum’s 737 and 747 prototypes SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight is now within a few weeks of finishing a 25-year effort restoring the historic, first Boeing 727 and flying it to the Museum for permanent exhibition. This unique jet has not been airborne since it was donated to the Museum […]

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Museum of Flight P-51 Mustang Lecture and Book Signing

Museum of Flight P-51 Mustang Lecture and Book Signing

| November 25, 2015

SEATTLE – On Dec. 5 at 2 p.m., Flying Heritage Collection Military Aviation Curator, Cory Graff, will discuss his new book, “P-51 Mustang: Seventy-five Years of America’s Most Famous Warbird.” Graff examines the whole story of this plane-from its swift creation and triumphs during World War II to its legacy as an American symbol. Following […]

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