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Storytelling & Aerospace Update

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Storytelling

Time: Sunday through Friday at 1:00 PM
Location: Personal Courage Wing Quonset Hut (unless otherwise noted)

A 20-minute experience presenting historic stories that range from epic tales of personal heroism to the daily adventures of modern pilots, astronauts and ground crew working in commercial aviation and aerospace.


Aerospace Update

Time: Saturdays at 1:00 PM
Location: Charles Simonyi Space Gallery

A weekly 20-minute recap of the latest news in astronomy, aviation, and spaceflight from our own experts. Q&A to follow.


Programs FREE with paid admission


Upcoming Storytelling Presentations

December, 2022

  • Thursday, 12/1
    B-17 Pilot: Combat Missions
    with Dick Nelms
  • Friday, 12/2
    Apollo: The Greatest Accomplishment in Mankind... Ever!
    with Jim Frank
  • Sunday, 12/4
    Saving Your Wingman: Risner's and Pardo's Push
    with Jan Czechowski
  • Monday, 12/5
    Copper River Bombing
    with Paul Harvey
  • Tuesday, 12/6
    Pardo's Push
    with Ken McNair
  • Wednesday, 12/7
    The Spitfire
    with Wayne Misenar
  • Thursday, 12/8
    Rescue on Rainier
    with Gordon Pfister
  • Friday, 12/9
    Black Friday, The A-6 Intruder in Vietnam- Never Forget
    with Dave Cable
  • Sunday, 12/11
    Polish RAF Heroes of the Battle of Britain
    with Jan Czechowski
  • Monday, 12/12
    A Difficult Day in an EC-130
    with Bryan Osborne
  • Tuesday, 12/13
    The Battle of Britain
    with Larry Kanaster
  • Wednesday, 12/14
    The Tuskegee Airmen
    with Harvey Hawks
  • Thursday, 12/15
    Corsair: The Airplane Pirate
    with Alan Werner
  • Friday, 12/16
    The Vietnam War
    with Cal Kam
  • Sunday, 12/18
    Birdman of the Prairie
    with Jan Czechowski
  • Monday, 12/19
    Minuteman Missile Launch Officer
    with John Brightbill
  • Tuesday, 12/20
    Ellen Church: America's First Flight Attendant (in the Great Gallery- next to the Boeing Model 80A)
    with Deana Ross
  • Wednesday, 12/21
    Flying the North Atlantic
    with Bill Griffith
  • Thursday, 12/22
    Vietnam AirMobile/ Air Assault: A Soldier's Story
    with Dave Waggoner
  • Friday, 12/23
    Dutch Holocaust Survivor
    with Pete Metzelaar
  • Sunday, 12/25
    No Storytelling - Museum Closed
    Happy Holidays!
  • Monday, 12/26
    Compass Call: Electronic Warfare and Desert Storm
    with Bryan Osborne
  • Tuesday, 12/27
    The Mercury 13: America's Woman in Space Program
    with Jon Fehrenbach
  • Wednesday, 12/28
    Shootdown and Recovery of Oyster 1 Bravo
    with Jerry Coy
  • Thursday, 12/29
    On A Cruise Ship - Navy Style
    with Bill McCutcheon
  • Friday, 12/30
    Boeing 747: The Dreamlifter
    with John Weiss
  • Sunday, 1/1
    January Storytelling Calendar
    Check back at the end of the month!