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The Museum of Flight Foundation is a non-profit corporation and one of the world's leading air and space museums. The museum's collection includes 131 air and spacecraft displays, as well as over 19,000 other artifacts, including 856 instruments, 1,103 models, 1,967 articles of apparel and textiles, 134 engines, 30 oral histories, radios, armament, accessories, tools and ephemera. The Museum also maintains an important archival collection with 100,000 photographs, 100,000 negatives, 20,000 books, 66,200 periodicals and industry publications, 10,000 lantern slides, 2,000 films, numerous videos and audio-tapes, 145 feet of manuscripts various plans, vellums, albums, and graphics relating to the history and technology of flight in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. They provide onsite, outreach programs and materials for use by school groups, families, adults, teachers and specialized audiences such as corporate groups.

Location: 9404 E Marginal Way South, Seattle Washington 98108 Telephone 206-764-5700

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