Women Take Flight at New England museum

Posted on October 25th, 2013 by

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. — The New England Air Museum will host its ninth annual Women Take Flight event on Sunday, Nov. 3. The program features women who have pioneered new careers for women in aviation and aerospace engineering. Continue Reading →

Paranormal activity returns to Fantasy of Flight

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by

POLK CITY, Florida — Fantasy of Flight is once again hosting nightFlight, an exploration of the paranormal activity at the largest private collection of vintage aircraft. The event began several years ago as stories of unexplained occurrences such as unidentifiable... Continue Reading →

Museum of Flight becomes Museum of Fright this weekend

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — Every year around Halloween, The Museum of Flight becomes The Museum of Fright. On Sunday, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the museum will offer a selection of family fun and games. Continue Reading →

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Two reported dead in Galveston Gal crash

Posted on October 23rd, 2013 by

“Galveston Gal,” a P-51 owned by the Lone Star Flight Museum, has crashed, killing both occupants aboard, Houston-area media are reporting. Continue Reading →

Flashlight Night set at Oakland Aviation Museum

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Aviation Museum’s popular Flashlight Night returns for the Halloween Night Flashlight tour Oct. 31. Continue Reading →

Raisbeck Aviation High School celebrates grand opening

Posted on October 17th, 2013 by

SEATTLE, Wash. – The Raisbeck Aviation High School (RAHS) celebrated its grand opening at Boeing Field on Thursday, Oct. 17. The school, part of the Highline Public Schools, is located on the Museum of Flight campus. The day started with... Continue Reading →

National Museum of the Air Force reopens

Posted on October 17th, 2013 by

DAYTON, Ohio — The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force reopened at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17. Continue Reading →

Museum of Flight Library Book Sale Saturday

Posted on October 17th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — The annual Museum of Flight Library book sale will be on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum’s library is the largest of its kind in the western United States, so its inventory of... Continue Reading →

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Jewelry made from B-17 featured in EAA gift catalog

Posted on October 15th, 2013 by

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. — Aviation fans may dream of flying the legendary B-17 “Flying Fortress” bomber from World War II, but even if that isn’t yet possible, you can give a piece of the legend this holiday season,... Continue Reading →

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Amelia Earhart Exhibit opens Oct. 12

Posted on October 8th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — “In Search of Amelia Earhart,” a temporary exhibit honoring the life of the famous pilot, opens Oct. 12 at the Museum of Flight with the installation of a 1935 Lockheed Electra airliner, the same type as Amelia Earhart’s... Continue Reading →