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Upright F-1 engine

Hind sight is 20/20.  If I’d realized what was going to happen later in the day, I would have arrived at the Museum of Flight about an hour before my shift in order to sketch the F-1 rocket engine in full view. 216 more words


F-1 rocket engine delivered

It was a good, geeky way to spend Pi Day.

First, I arranged to meet another member of Rebel Legion to deliver a lightsaber to her.  299 more words


Apollo 11 moon ship will land in Seattle

The Smithsonian Institution has officially put Seattle’s Museum of Flight on the schedule for an exhibit featuring Apollo 11’s moon ship during the 50th anniversary of the historic mission. 138 more words


Two Record holders

I knew the Pratt-Read Glider was being assembled at the Museum of Flight today.  I dawdled at home in the morning and didn’t get there until 1100.  206 more words


Museum gets an intact moon rocket engine

When historic rocket engine parts from the Apollo moon missions go on display in May in Seattle, museumgoers will be able to compare them with an intact F-1 engine. 118 more words



I sketched The P-26 Peashooter being assembled on January 8, 2016.

All my recent sketches have been at the Museum of Flight.  I was there again today.  26 more words


Ribbon Cutting

Yesterday at the morning briefing before the shift at the Museum of Flight, we heard about the opening ceremony for the new restrooms.  They called it “First Flush”.   344 more words