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The Space Review
Virgin Galactic, Richard Branson, and Finding My Virginitylosing the chance of a lifetime—of many lifetimes.” SpaceShipOne, of course, d
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
losing the chance of a lifetime—of many lifetimes.” SpaceShipOne, of course, did end up in a museum—the National Air and Space Museum in Washington—but Allen did agree to license the technology, leading to the development of SpaceShipTwo under a... Read more
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The Space Review
From Skylab to Shuttle to the Smithsonianturned over to the Smithsonian Institution and much of it has occupied one of t
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
turned over to the Smithsonian Institution and much of it has occupied one of the main galleries in the National Air and Space Museum since 1976. But there was a brief proposal to fly some of that workshop’s hardware on a space shuttle mission in... Read more
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The Space Review
Some commentary about the National Space Council’s inaugural meeting (part 15, the first meeting of the reconstituted National Space Council was held at th
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
5, the first meeting of the reconstituted National Space Council was held at the Udvar-Hazy Center of the National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, Virginia (see “Moon, milspace, and beyond”, The Space Review, October 9, 2017). This meeting was... Read more
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Daily Press
Wrestling with the sound barrierthe map weren't answering their questions any more, " says Senior Curator Tom D
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
the map weren't answering their questions any more, " says Senior Curator Tom D. Crouch of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. "So they had to start looking for other solutions." Among the new avenues explored near the war's end was the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Apollo 11 Mission exhibit opens at Space Center Houstonstops in three other U.S. cities before residing permanently in a renovated sec
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
stops in three other U.S. cities before residing permanently in a renovated section of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington in 2021. "This is a national treasure," said William Harris, president and CEO of the Space... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Apollo 11 Mission exhibit opens at Space Center Houstonstops in three other U.S. cities before residing permanently in a renovated sec
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
stops in three other U.S. cities before residing permanently in a renovated section of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington in 2021. "This is a national treasure," said William Harris, president and CEO of the Space... Read more
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CBS Denver
'Jazzed' Fundraiser Gives Attendees Chance To Hear Music At Wings Over The Rockiesannual fundraiser “Jazzed” on Oct. 20. People can enjoy live performances on s
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
annual fundraiser “Jazzed” on Oct. 20. People can enjoy live performances on stage at the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. Performers include Hazel Miller and Chris Daniels. All the proceeds will benefit the Inner City Health Center.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightsaid Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
said Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1 today on display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. “It proved that the so-called sound barrier was no barrier whatsoever.” Wright Field was a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightsaid Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
said Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1 today on display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. “It proved that the so-called sound barrier was no barrier whatsoever.” Wright Field was a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
70th anniversary today for historical supersonic Yeager flightsaid Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
said Bob van der Linden, curator of special purpose aircraft, including the X-1 today on display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. “It proved that the so-called sound barrier was no barrier whatsoever.” Wright Field was a... Read more
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CBC.ca
Museum admission, membership prices to spikere-opening next month. The price increases are coming to the Canada Agricultur
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
re-opening next month. The price increases are coming to the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum and the Canada Science and Technology Museum. The latter will re-open in mid-November after a complete... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Should Stop Obsessing Over the Moonmade this desire explicit. In front of a backdrop of the iconic Space Shuttle D
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
made this desire explicit. In front of a backdrop of the iconic Space Shuttle Discovery at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Pence unveiled a brand new objective for U.S. space policy: We will return American astronauts to the moon,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Apollo 11 command module, artifacts on display in Houston starting Saturdayanniversary in 2019 of man's first step on the moon and then take a permanent p
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
anniversary in 2019 of man's first step on the moon and then take a permanent place at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. For more information and to buy tickets, visit... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astronaut links up with kids at Air and Space Museum to share his love of sciencewould it be? Students from several Washington-area schools got to do that rece
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
would it be? Students from several Washington-area schools got to do that recently at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum as part of its "STEM in 30" program. Among other things, they wanted to know: Is it hard to move around up... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Halloween Activities to Do With the Kids in San Diegoand contests, gallery tours and other spooky surprises, such as a 2:30 p.m. roo
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
and contests, gallery tours and other spooky surprises, such as a 2:30 p.m. rooftop pumpkin drop at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. Kids 12 and under who wear their costumes to Family Day can ride the famous Balboa Park Carousel for free. Food... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Southside High School students get a package — from spaceAntonio’s microbiology team and their high-tech equipment. The students pitche
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Antonio’s microbiology team and their high-tech equipment. The students pitched their experiment at the National Air and Space Museum last summer. It was launched into space in August, one of 21 experiments in Mission 11 of the national Student... Read more
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Al.com
Was Wernher von Braun really a Nazi?of the von Braun, according to a 2002 report by Dr. Michael J. Neufeld, senior
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the von Braun, according to a 2002 report by Dr. Michael J. Neufeld, senior curator, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, and author of the biography von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War. Von Braun was born in Germany in 1912... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford High students participate in prestigious science competitioncan also be a part of their own science conference in the Johnson Space Center
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
can also be a part of their own science conference in the Johnson Space Center at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, where they will present their experiment to visitors during the launch of the Mission 12... Read more
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The Columbian
Eisenhower Memorial given final go-aheadcapital.” The monument will nestle between the Education Department building t
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
capital.” The monument will nestle between the Education Department building to its south and the National Air and Space Museum to its north. It will present visitors with a tree-lined viewing lane of the Capitol running parallel to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Eisenhower Memorial given the final go-ahead to begin constructioncapital." The monument will nestle between the Education Department building t
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
capital." The monument will nestle between the Education Department building to its south and the National Air and Space Museum to its north. It will present visitors with a tree-lined viewing lane of the Capitol running parallel to... Read more
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Roll Call
Eisenhower Memorial Given the Final Go-Ahead to Begin Constructioncapital.” The monument will nestle between the Education Department building t
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
capital.” The monument will nestle between the Education Department building to its south and the National Air and Space Museum to its north. It will present visitors with a tree-lined viewing lane of the Capitol running parallel to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NY: Vietnam War Plane Saved Livessearch and rescue, scientific research, reconnaissance, aerial refueling, and a
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
search and rescue, scientific research, reconnaissance, aerial refueling, and aerial firefighting. The National Air Space Museum transferred ownership of the Lockheed C-130 to the National Warplane Museum on April 27. This plane is most... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
South Dakota WarriorFort Pierre at 6:30 p.mm, October 6 at the Pat Duffy Community Center. It premi
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 11 days ago
Fort Pierre at 6:30 p.mm, October 6 at the Pat Duffy Community Center. It premiers in Rapid City at 10:00 a.m. on October 7, South Dakota Air and Space Museum. Tickets are not required, the viewings are free. © 2017 KELOLAND TV. All Rights Reserv... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lt. Gen. James Abrahamson visits Armstrong Air and Space MuseumWith the 50th anniversary of the moon landing quickly approaching, the Armstron
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
With the 50th anniversary of the moon landing quickly approaching, the Armstrong Air and Space Museum has decided to look towards the future with a renovation project for its facilities in Wapakoneta. One of the members of the board for the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Vice Pres. Mike Pence pledges that US will go to the moon, Mars and beyondMike Pence delivers opening remarks during the National Space Council’s first m
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 12 days ago
Mike Pence delivers opening remarks during the National Space Council’s first meeting at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center on October 5, 2017 in Chantilly, Virginia. The National Space Council, chaired by... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
EAA Museum Presents Space Day October 7day’s keynote presentation is at 5 p.m., when Dr. Jennifer Levasseur, curator o
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
day’s keynote presentation is at 5 p.m., when Dr. Jennifer Levasseur, curator of space history at the National Air and Space Museum, will explore the past achievements and the future possibilities of manned space flight. As part of the special... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
New study finds 2 in 5 Ohio households strugglingWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Scott Catlett in court for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Only minor injuries reported in McKibben and Union Street accidentWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Scott Catlett in court for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Spears in court for preliminary hearingWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Scott Catlett in court for... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Driving During the RutWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Putnam Co. man ties World... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
‘Adopt a plane program’ takes offan eagle scout with Troop 72 from Rapid City, and Master Sgt. Mark Wight, the c
Rapid City Journal / Posted 13 days ago
an eagle scout with Troop 72 from Rapid City, and Master Sgt. Mark Wight, the curator assigned to the South Dakota Air and Space Museum, position a sign in front of an F-100A Super Sabre static display as part of the Adopt-A-Plane Program in Box... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lima Kiwanis Club celebrates their annual Pastor Appreciation DayWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." "Let's All Work to Fight Drug... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lima Senior hosts Career DayWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." "Let's All Work to Fight Drug... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Fall FoliageWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Panel to look at possible... Read more
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The Telegraph
Last 2017 Land of Lincoln Honor Flight set for Oct. 17lawn, the Capitol Building from the Mall, the Jefferson and Lincoln Memorial, t
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
lawn, the Capitol Building from the Mall, the Jefferson and Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, the National Air & Space Museum (at Chantilly, Virginia), the Pentagon (where the airplane hit on 9-11) and the Air Force Memorial. The Marine... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Astronaut Terry Virts talks space photography, science fiction and growing up in ColumbiaFrom Above” just came out, and I’m doing a Nat Geo live speaking tour. I’ll be
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
From Above” just came out, and I’m doing a Nat Geo live speaking tour. I’ll be at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in D.C. Oct. 7 for book signings. My next big trip will be to Antarctica in December as a guest speaker on an... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
One dead and others injured in vehicle crashWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Two car accident on north side... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
OSU Lima celebrates Homecoming WeekWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Investigation underway... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Mental Health Awareness at OSU LimaWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Investigation underway... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Scott Catlett in court for suppression hearingWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Investigation underway... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
"Let's All Work to Fight Drug Abuse"Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." Investigation underway... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Two Car AccidentWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." ONU students show their... Read more
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Harvest TimeWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
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Gomer holds 100th annual Gymanfa GanuWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
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Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." A Mercer County teen has died... Read more
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Lima Sister Cities Association holds trip meetingWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
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Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." A Mercer County teen has died... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
St. Mark's UMC hosts Community DayWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." New manufacturing company... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Family raises money for the Tyler Lane ScholarshipWapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Da
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
Wapakoneta to do research on Neil Armstrong Actor Ryan Gosling and Director Damien Chazelle visited the Armstrong Air and Space museum to research Neil Armstrong and the Gemini VII mission for the movie "First Man." New manufacturing company... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two marches for racial justice converge in Washington, DCNational Mall, in the space enclosed by 7th St, 4th St, the National Gallery of
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
National Mall, in the space enclosed by 7th St, 4th St, the National Gallery of Art and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. A woman arrives with a pink-themed protest to represent Code Pink, a group of women who protest for peace.... Read more
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International Business Times
UAE is building an artificial Martian city to mimic Red Planet's environment that would provide Martian settlers with food, energy, and water in the future.
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
that would provide Martian settlers with food, energy, and water in the future. The city would also house a unique space museum with 3D-printed designs from the Emirati desert to showcase humanity's greatest space achievements. "The UAE... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Gen. J.R. 'Jack' Dailey Honored With 2017 Wright TrophyNAA Selects Director Of The Director Of The Smithsonian's National Air And Spac
The Aero-News Network / Posted 18 days ago
NAA Selects Director Of The Director Of The Smithsonian's National Air And Space Museum For The Award The National Aeronautic Association is pleased to announce that General J.R. "Jack" Dailey, USMC (Ret.), Director of the Smithsonian's National Air... Read more
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