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  • March 14, 2016

March 16 Program at Museum Looks at Space in the U.S.-Japan Alliance

Mansfield Foundation public symposium offers dialogue with
Japanese and American space expertsSEATTLE, March 11, 2016--Following the private, March 14-15 U.S.-Japan Space Forum...


  • March 2, 2016

Museum Pops With Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest and Engineering Fair Feb. 8

Annual events showcase broken bridges and high tech careers
SEATTLE, Jan. 23, 2013--Science and engineering enthusiasts will find a home at The Museum of Flight on Feb. 8, as...


  • March 2, 2016

Memorial of Southeast Asia U.S. Air Force Operations Unveiled at Museum Nov. 10

Ceremony includes fly-in by Museum's Cessna O-2A warbirdSEATTLE, Oct. 29, 2013--A large, bronze sculpture depicting a map of the U.S. Air Force Southeast Asia military theater of...


  • March 2, 2016

Military and Civil Helicopters Displayed at

 Military and Civil Helicopters Displayed at  American Heroes Air Show
6th annual fly-in at The Museum of Flight highlights public service June 19     SEATTLE, May 26,...


  • March 2, 2016

Space Shuttle Announcement Expected April 12

Museum of Flight eagerly awaits decision from NASA regarding placement of  retiring orbitersSEATTLE, March 4, 2011--NASA Administrator Charles Bolden revealed at a House committee...



  • March 2, 2016

Museum's Historic Boeing 727 Prototype Makes Final Flight

60s jet warmly welcomed after perfect flight,
airplane open for tours this weekend 727 prototype landing at Boeing Field March 2, 2016
SEATTLE, March 2, 2016--This morning...


  • February 26, 2016

Museum's Historic Boeing 727 Prototype Ready to Fly

60s jet will fly to Museum from Paine Field March 2--weather permittingBoeing 727 prototype
SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2016--The Museum of Flight's recently-restored Boeing 727...


  • February 12, 2016

Feb. 20 Lecture Launches in the Sixties' Woman in Space Program

Ultimately, there was no space for the "Mercury 13" womenSEATTLE, Feb. 12, 2016--In 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman to go into space, but over twenty years...


  • February 8, 2016

Wings of Rescue Valentine Airlift of Dogs and Cats Descends on Museum Feb. 13

Love is in the Air" Freedom Flight lands at Museum with hundreds of rescued pets destined for adoptions at local animal sheltersSEATTLE, Feb. 8, 2016--Just in time for Valentines...


  • February 8, 2016

Monthly Boeing Centennial Celebration Takes on the Tumultuous Twenties Feb. 13-14

NorthWest Scale Modelers Show, two Great Gatsby movies,
living history performers, family activities Gatsby 2013 posterSEATTLE, FEB. 8--Flapper alert! Feb. 13-14, the Museum's...


  • January 28, 2016

Museum a Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks Feb. 6

SEATTLE, Jan. 28, 2016--On Feb. 6 two free, perennial events provide a wonderland and haven for young geeks when the Popsicle Bridge Building Contest and the Engineer Fair return...