The National Air and Space Museum holds in trust over 60,000 artifacts and more than 20,000 cubic feet of archival materials. Historic aircraft and space artifacts, such as the 1903 Wright Flyer and the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia, highlight the National Collection.

Thousands of additional artifacts—including engines, rockets, uniforms, spacesuits, balloons, artwork, documents, manuscripts, and photographs—document the richness of the history of flight. A wide variety of these artifacts are on display at the Museum in Washington, DC and the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.


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44 result(s) General Electric J31-GE-6 (I16-6) Turbojet Engine, Cutaway Object Whittle W.1X Engine Object Pratt & Whitney JSF119-PW-611C Turbofan Engine Object Lycoming T53-L-1 (LTC1B-1) Turboshaft Engine Object CFM International CFM56-2 Turbofan Engine Object Westinghouse J32-WE-2 (9.5A) Turbojet Engine, Cutaway, Motorized Object Pratt & Whitney J57-P-29W Turbojet Engine, Cutaway Object General Electric CF6-6 Turbofan Engine, Cutaway Object
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Our collections specialists actively work on the conservation, preservation, restoration, and long-term care of the objects in our collection. From full-scale restoration projects to applying preservation techniques and doing regular assessments, these activities form a crucial part of our stewardship of the National Collection.

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