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Museum in Washington, DC Ask an Expert
April 18, 2012 | 12:00pm - 12:15pm

Welcome Discovery!

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the Museum "Great Seal", in the Milestones of Flight gallery on the first floor.

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Space Shuttle Discovery
Museum in Washington, DC Ask an Expert
April 25, 2012 | 12:00pm - 12:15pm

The Closest Views of Mars From Orbit

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the Museum "Great Seal", in the Milestones of Flight gallery on the first floor.

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Mars Exhibit Inside the "Exploring the Planets" Gallery
Fri, January 13 2012

Sweet Moments in a Sopwith

For those of us who study the very early history of the airplane, the sight and sound of a World War I rotary engine running is a thrill that leaves a lasting impression.  To fly in a rotary powered World War I airplane is a transformative experience.  A few weeks ago I was transformed.  I had...

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Peter Jakab with WWI Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter

"Fly Marines! The Centennial of Marine Corps Aviation: 1912-2012" Opens at the National Air and Space Museum

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum will present "Fly Marines! The Centennial of Marine Corps Aviation: 1912-2012," an exhibition consisting of 91 works of art selected from the Marine Corps Art Program. Originally established as the Marine Corps Combat Art...

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Fly with the US Marines in Fly Marines!
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Ask an Expert
June 28, 2012 | 12:30pm - 12:45pm

The Redstone Ballistic Missile

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the nose of the SR-71 in the Boeing Aviation Hangar.

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Redstone Missile at the Udvar-Hazy Center
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Ask an Expert
May 10, 2012 | 12:30pm - 12:45pm

Devil Dogs of the Air: The Boeing FB-5 Fighter

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the nose of the SR-71 in the Boeing Aviation Hangar.

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Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Ask an Expert
May 24, 2012 | 12:30pm - 12:45pm

Charles Stark Draper

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the nose of the SR-71 in the Boeing Aviation Hangar.

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Charles Draper
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Ask an Expert
June 14, 2012 | 12:30pm - 12:45pm

QH-50: The World's First Rotary-Wing UAS

Talks typically last 10-15 minutes and begin at the nose of the SR-71 in the Boeing Aviation Hangar.

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Gyrodyne QH-50
Thu, January 5 2012

Hollywood’s Representation of Naval Aviation: Frank W. “Spig” Wead and John Ford’s "The Wings of Eagles" (1957)

During the recently completed centennial of naval aviation (2011), there were many and varied tributes to the factual history of naval aviation. Nevertheless, we cannot forget that public perception of the armed forces is also a strong historical consideration.

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Hollywood’s Representation of Naval Aviation: Frank W. “Spig” Wead and John Ford’s The Wings of Eagles (1957)

National Air and Space Museum Opens New Archives Facility at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

The National Air and Space Museum will open the new Archives Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center to the public Tuesday, Jan. 10. The opening of the reading room is the culmination of a massive move that took place during Fall 2011, when the Archives Division...

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