Exhibitions

Both Locations | Museum in DC Only | Udvar-Hazy Center in VA Only | Online Exhibitions

The Bucker Bu-133C Jungmeister at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Aerobatic Flight
Learn about the exhilarating and precise flying known as aerobatic flight.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Tracking and Data Relay Satellite at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Applications Satellites
During the Cold War, application satellites served national security or civilian interests.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Lear Jet Model 23 at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Business Aviation
See examples of business aircraft ranging from small "prop planes" to well-appointed "bizjets."


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird

Cold War Aviation
The role of aerial reconnaissance in the post-World War II competition between superpowers.


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Concorde at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Commercial Aviation
Aircraft that helped make commercial aviation a commonplace and essential part of modern life.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Piper J-3 Cub at the Udvar-Hazy Center

General Aviation
Three fourths of all flights in the U.S. are not commercial or military, they're general aviation!


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Manned Maneuvering Unit at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Human Spaceflight
Objects and stories representing one of the great achievements of the modern age.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Curtiss F9C-2 Sparrowhawk at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Interwar Military Aviation
1920s and 1930s military aircraft, including many one-of-a-kind and sole-survivors.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15bis "Fagot B" at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Korea and Vietnam Aviation
Learn about America's first swept-wing jet fighter, the F-86 Sabre, and its arch rival, the MiG-15


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Lockheed Martin X-35B STOVL

Modern Military Aviation
The development of more advanced and precise air power after World War II.


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Nieuport 28C.1 at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Pre-1920 Aviation
When the airplane transformed from an exciting new invention to a machine of practical utility.


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Loon Missile

Rockets and Missiles
Learn how rocketry got a boost in the 20th century, altering warfare and taking humans into space.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Vega Solar System Probe Bus and Landing Apparatus at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Space Science
These spacecraft perform science in Earth's upper atmosphere or beyond.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Grob 102 Standard Astir III at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Sport Aviation
It's not for military, commercial, or business - sport aviation is all about flying for pleasure.


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Cosmos Phase II ultralight

Ultralight Aircraft
The history behind ultralights from their early beginnings to rising popularity in the 1970s.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Bell XV-15 Tilt Rotor Research Aircraft at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Vertical Flight
Learn about the history of helicopters from the first rotary-wing aircraft (autogiro) to the XV-15.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

<em>Enola Gay </em> at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

World War II Aviation
Aircraft demonstrating some of the major technological advancements during World War II.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA

Arado Ar 234 B Blitz at the Udvar-Hazy Center

World War II German Aviation
The story of the rise and fall of the Luftwaffe during World War II.


At the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA