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Raising the Space Ship

During and after my volunteer shift at the Museum of Flight yesterday, I watched the exhibits team reassemble and then install a 1:1 model of… 110 more words


Museum of Flight offers VR tours inside planes

It’s not easy to crawl through the guts of a World War II bomber, but a new virtual reality project from Microsoft and Seattle’s Museum of Flight turns it into a snap on a screen. 100 more words


Lockheed YO-3A Quiet Star - Silence Was It's Only Protection

Here is an interesting little Vietnam War era aircraft developed in the heat of battle that unlike many experimental aircraft, actually worked out to be perfect for the role it was intended to undertake! 782 more words


Museum of Flight: Lockheed M-21 Blackbird - The CIA Spy Drone Mothership

The Lockheed A-21 Blackbird was a mighty Mach 3.2 single seat reconnaissance spy plane built for the CIA which would later be developed into the two-seat… 635 more words


An Angel arrives

The Museum of Flight was given the permanent loan of a recently retired Blue Angels #2 F/A-18.  It was no longer air worthy so it was trucked from Florida!  175 more words


Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde SST walkaround—second part of two

47° 31′ 11″ N / 122° 17′ 58″ W

This is the second post of this Concorde walk around, please see the previous Monday’s post for the they first part :) 130 more words

Aircraft Display -- Static Or Within A Museum

Jet gets dropped off at museum ... literally!

The latest addition to the Museum of Flight’s airplane collection, a Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet jet, landed in Seattle today with the aid of a three-story-high crane. 187 more words