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Museum of Flight Announces Spaceman: An Evening with Astronaut Mike Massimino

. September 13, 2016

SEATTLE – On Oct. 14 the Museum hosts “Spaceman: An Evening with Astronaut Mike Massimino,” a reception, lecture and book signing with the engaging spacewalker who refurbished the Hubble Space Telescope during two shuttle flights, including the fifth and final Hubble servicing mission. Massimino is an aerospace engineer, space robotics expert and has played himself […]

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Museum of Flight Event with Author Julian Guthrie and XPRIZE Spaceflight Luminaries

Museum of Flight Event with Author Julian Guthrie and XPRIZE Spaceflight Luminaries

. September 13, 2016

An evening panel and reception with XPRIZE participants Peter Diamondis, Erik Lindbergh and Brian Binnie on “The Road to SpaceShipOne” SEATTLE – The Museum will host a reception and panel with best-selling author Julian Guthrie, who will discuss her new book about the Ansari XPRIZE competition, “How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, […]

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Museum of Flight  Collection Adds CH-47 Chinook Army Helicopter to Collection

Museum of Flight Collection Adds CH-47 Chinook Army Helicopter to Collection

. September 10, 2016

SEATTLE – The Museum will add a U.S. Army Boeing CH-47D Chinook helicopter to its collection in the fall, and this active duty helo will fly to the Museum Sept. 10 for a free public preview of the veteran whirleybird from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The aircraft crew will be on hand to give […]

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Museum of Flight to be Permanent Home to U.S. Navy F/A-18 Blue Angel

Museum of Flight to be Permanent Home to U.S. Navy F/A-18 Blue Angel

. August 16, 2016

SEATTLE – The National Naval Aviation Museum has granted The Museum of Flight the permanent loan of a McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C retired this year from the Blue Angels flight demonstration team. Distinguished as “Number 2” in the famous group of flyers, the big blue jet will be trucked from Pensacola, Fla. to the Museum this […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center brings science to life with STEM Girls

Cincinnati Museum Center brings science to life with STEM Girls

. July 29, 2016

Cincinnati Museum Center program connects hands-on programming with STEM experts and mentors CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center is taking science out of the textbook and making it come alive with STEM Girls, an interactive program that takes a hands-on approach to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). STEM Girls programming will take place in the […]

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