March 5: The Museum in Washington, DC will open today. Due to weather, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA is closed.
This nose section is from a Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-151, which visitors can enter from the second floor. Beneath it is an interactive luggage carousel, displays of flight memorabilia and photos representing "Then and Now," and jet engines.
Image Number: SI 2008-1170
Credit: Image by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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