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The scientific tourist #365 — TKS manned spacecraft

On display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C., it’s a TKS manned spacecraft… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #111 — ejection seats

At the Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim north of Munich, a line-up of ejection seats from both sides of the cold war…

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The scientific tourist #106 — the Ford Trimotor

This week’s image is of a Ford Trimotor at the San Diego Air & Space Museum…

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The scientific tourist #105 — the Double Eagle V

This week’s touristy science image comes to you from the Albuquerque International Balloon Museum — it’s the Double Eagle V gondola…

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The scientific tourist #84 — O’Riley’s Daughter

A Curtis P-40N Warhawk at Seattle’s Museum of Flight…

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Casual Friday — Excalibur

Unmanned aircraft seem to be all the rage these days in military circles…

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Casual Friday — flying with the angels

The Blue Angels, that is…

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The scientific tourist #75 — the F2G Super Corsair

This week, let’s go to back to Seattle’s Museum of Flight for a peek at another odd slice of WWII aeronautical history…

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The scientific tourist #71 — the Me-262

Since last Monday’s image was of the Me-262’s jet engine, I thought it would be appropriate to use this week’s slot for the aircraft itself…

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The scientific tourist #56 — the Me-163

This week’s image comes from the Museum of the USAF in Dayton, Ohio — it’s an Me-163 “Komet” rocket-powered manned interceptor…

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