June - August Book Signings at Museum



SEATTLE, June 20, 2012--The Museum will host six free book signings from June through August. Some signings will be preceded by a lecture. Lectures are free with admission to the Museum.

June 23, 11:00 to 3:00

Book Signing

Barry Martin, Author of "Forgotten Aviator: The Royal Leonard Story."

July 2, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Book Signing

Ted Huetter, author of "Edwards Air Force Base."

July 3, 11 a.m to 3 p.m.

Book Signing

Sam Howe Verhovek, author "Jet Age."

July 6, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Book Signing

Dr. Dean Hunter, author of "For Love of Life and Country."

Aug. 18, 2 p.m.

Lecture and Book Signing

Paula Becker and Alan Stein, authors of "The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World's Fair and its Legacy."


August 19, 2:00 p.m.

Lecture and Book Signing

Distinguished Fly Cross recipients will sign copies of the book, "On Heroic Wings, Stories of the Distinguished Flying Cross."


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The non-profit Museum of Flight is one of the largest independent air and space museums in the world. The Museum's collection includes more than 150 historically significant air- and spacecraft, as well as the William E. Boeing Red Barn® -- the original manufacturing facility of the Boeing Co. The Airpark includes outdoor displays with the first jet Air Force One, a Concorde airliner, and the first Boeing 747 jumbo jet. The Museum aeronautical library and archival holdings are the largest on the West Coast. The Education Office offers weekend family programs, programs for students and educators, and overnight camps for children. McCormick & Schmick's Wings Café is on site.


The Museum of Flight is located at 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Exit 158 off Interstate 5 on Boeing Field half-way between downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport. The Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is id="mce_marker"7 for adults, id="mce_marker"4 for seniors 65 and older, id="mce_marker"3 for active military, $9 for youth 5 to 17, and free for children under 5. Group rates are available. Admission on the first Thursday of the month is free from 5 to 9 p.m. courtesy of Wells Fargo. For general Museum information, please call 206-764-5720 or visit museumofflight.org.

Mike Bush 

Director of Marketing
and Public Relations

Ted Huetter
Public Relations
and Promotions Manager