March 5: The Museum in Washington, DC will open today. Due to weather, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA is closed.
This Cosmos Phase II ultralight was used by Canada-based Operation Migration. This non-profit organization reintroduces endangered whooping cranes and other species by leading them on their migratory routes in ultralight aircraft. It is on display at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
Image Number: WEB11111-2008
Credit: Image by Dane Penland, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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