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2012-03-22 06:20:45

NEW ORLEANS, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The National WWII Museum marks the next phase of its $300 million expansion at a special morning ceremony March 22 when the uppermost piece of steel framework is installed on the US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center and with a groundbreaking for construction of its next major pavilion, Campaigns of Courage: European & Pacific Theaters. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2008-06-14 06:00:04

By Anonymous AERONAUTICS "In Plane View" contains 56 large-format photographs by Carolyn Russo showcasing the aesthetic quality of some of the National Air and Space Museum's iconic aircraft. With close-up facets, sculptural forms, and lifelike elements, "In Plane View" directs viewers' attention to the often-overlooked simple elegance of aircraft design. Russo exposes the bold textures, shapes, and patterns that characterize diverse flying machines and, with her lens, transforms technology...