Latest National Air and Space Museum Stories

2011-05-24 11:00:00

You don't have to be a rocket scientist or an astronaut to work for NASA.

2011-04-12 12:42:00

WASHINGTON, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After 30 years of spaceflight, more than 130 missions, and numerous science and technology firsts, NASA's space shuttle fleet will retire and be on display at institutions across the country to inspire the next generation of explorers and engineers.

2010-10-01 06:30:00

NASA and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority unveiled a photography exhibition at Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Va, where ticketed airline travelers can view space science discoveries and relish the beauty and majesty of our solar system.

2010-09-29 09:12:00

BOSTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Gilbane Building Co., one of the nation's largest privately held construction companies, announced today that it will direct its growing business in the New England region from Boston, Mass.

2010-08-04 05:00:00

NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced its list of the top ten aviation attractions in the U.S., according to traveler ratings and TripAdvisor Flights experts.

2009-11-18 08:15:00

Two key instruments from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have a new home in the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington after being returned to Earth aboard space shuttle Atlantis last May.

2009-06-19 16:55:00

WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UPDATE ADVISORY: Due to the Triathlon Sunday, June 21, Shuttle Anacostia will not make its regular stop at the Smithsonian Castle at 1000 Jefferson Drive.

2009-05-15 23:12:57

Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Hank Azaria and Ricky Gervais attended the Washington premiere of their movie Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian. The event celebrating the film's upcoming release was held Thursday night at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum where much of the family adventure flick takes place.

2008-09-29 16:05:00

The U.S. space agency's Stardust space capsule is to go on display at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington. The capsule will join the collection of flight icons in the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum in Washington. The capsule will go on display Oct.

2008-07-28 18:00:28

Building upon the success of more than 150 million global views of the critically acclaimed IMAX(R) production "Fighter Pilot: Operation Red Flag," Executive Producer and distributor K2 Communications announced today the anticipated release date for the newest and most technically advanced aviation film ever produced for IMAX(R) theaters.

Word of the Day
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The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.