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Motor workshops at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this spring

Motor workshops at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this spring

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. has two spring workshops to help boaters get their outboard engines ready for boating season. On Saturday, March 30, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Recommissioning Your Outboard Motor will lead participants through checking the engine’s running condition and temperature, understanding ignition and starting systems, and learning […]

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Museum of Flight Announce Tours of 747 Lounge for Jumbo Jet’s 50th Anniversary

Museum of Flight Announce Tours of 747 Lounge for Jumbo Jet’s 50th Anniversary

SEATTLE – The Museum’s iconic Boeing 747 prototype first took flight on February 9, 1969, and in celebration of this 50th anniversary there will be a weekend of special activities. On Feb. 9, there will be tours of the main cabin and a 2 p.m. public presentation with expert talks and video clips detailing the […]

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NASA astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson to speak at the Museum of Flight

NASA astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson to speak at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – On Feb. 2, astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson will talk about his adventures as a NASA pilot flying everything from the space shuttle on the final Hubble telescope serving mission, to the bulbous Super Guppy that delivered the shuttle trainer to The Museum of Flight. He will also talk about his new work […]

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Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – From Jan. 25-Feb. 3 the Museum honors the astronauts lost in service during NASA’s Apollo and space shuttle programs. Special exhibits will look at Apollo 1 (Jan. 27, 1967) and the space shuttles Challenger (January 28, 1986) and Columbia (Feb. 1, 2003). On Jan. 26 at 2 p.m., the Museum’s Curator for Space […]

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