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  • November 11, 2015

Vietnam War American Fighter Ace to Speak Nov. 14

U. S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Steve Ritchie and his wife Mariana speak about fighting for democracy and winning freedom from CommunismBrig. Gen. Steve Ritchie SEATTLE, Nov. 11,...


  • November 3, 2015

Museum Free for Veterans and Current U.S. Military on Veterans Day

Nov. 11 programs include live concertSEATTLE, Nov. 3, 2015--On Veteran's Day, Nov. 11, all U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be admitted to the Museum free of...


  • October 26, 2015

November's Mini Games and Model Planes

Nov. 1 brings radio control models, Nov. 7 shows scale models,
Nov. 8 lets the model games beginSEATTLE, Oct. 26, 2015--The Museum of Flight in November showcases the spectrum...


  • October 19, 2015

Nov. 5-7 Second Annual SpaceFest Is Not Rocket Science

SpaceFest 2015: Oh the Humanity!, focuses on social, cultural and physical sides of making a home away from EarthSpaceFest Logo SEATTLE, Oct. 19, 2015--The Museum of Flight's...


  • October 8, 2015

Lecture and Book Signing Oct. 31 with Author S.J. McCormack

New novel, "Night Witch," is tale of World War II Soviet women pilotsSoviet Star on Yak-9
SEATTLE, May 19, 2015--On Oct. 31, Northwest author S.J. McCormack discusses her new...


  • October 7, 2015

Oct. 17 Presentation Offers an Astrophysicist's and a Composer's Cosmos

"The Origin of the Universe and Everything in It" through science,
imagery and musicSEATTLE, Oct. 7, 2015--On Oct. 17 at 2 p.m., the Museum offers a presentation with an artist...


  • October 6, 2015

The Museum of Flight Celebrates Halloween as The Museum of Fright

Sunday, Oct. 25 - Museum transforms for family fun
Saturday, Oct. 31 - Scary story tellingSEATTLE, Oct. 6, 2015--On Sunday, Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Museum celebrates...


  • October 1, 2015

Temporary Closures for the Museum of Flight Airpark and Space Gallery Oct. 12-21

Closures come from moving the 787 and B-17 from Airpark to new
Aviation Pavilion, last chance to tour 787 until summer 2016SEATTLE, Oct. 1, 2015--The Museum of Flight's Airpark...


  • September 28, 2015

Museum's Free Thursday Becomes Astronomy Day Oct. 1

Astronomy clubs, sky watching, and special presentation by UW Prof at 6 p.m.photo of Carina Nebula
SEATTLE, Sept. 26--Free Thursday, Oct. 1, is Astronomy Day at The Museum of...


  • September 25, 2015

Delta Air Lines Celebrates National Girls in Aviation Day with All-Girls Flight from Minn. to Museum of Flight Sept. 26

Arrival at 9:30 a.m. to Museum parking lot, day of Museum activities with NASA and Museum staff planned for passengersSEATTLE, Sept. 25 -- OnSaturday, Sept. 26, Delta Air Lines...


  • September 25, 2015

The Museum of Flight Honors Aerospace Pathfinders on Oct. 24

Museum's prestigious Pathfinder Awards this year recognize The Boeing Company and Ford Motor Company leader Alan Mulally, aviation and tourism entrepreneur Elling Halvorson, and...


  • September 17, 2015

Museum's NASA Mars Week Features Astronauts, Events and Exhibit Sept. 22-27

"Journey to Mars" exhibit opens with press event Sept. 22SEATTLE, Sept. 17, 2015
--From Sept. 22-27 the Museum hosts NASA's new interactive traveling exhibit, "Journey to...