in Chantilly, Virginia, from 10 a.m.
EST touchdown; so will the National Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center
in Chantilly, Virginia, and the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
During the daylong trip veterans visit war and military branch memorials as well as the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center
, which houses the Enola Gay, according to Honor Flight Chicago's website.
Situated next to Dulles International Airport, the Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center
forms an annex to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, and plays host to items and aircraft that were too big for the main site on the National Mall.
Both the Enola Gay (now fully restored and on display at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center
) and the pilot, Paul Tibbets, Jr., have been the subject of controversy.
RIYADH: Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, participated in the ceremony organized by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) marking the 30th anniversary of the launch of the Discovery spacecraft in the Udvar-Hazy Center
at the Museum of Space and American Aviation, Saudi Press Agency reported.
Riyadh, 3 Dhul-AlQa'dah, 1436 AH, August 18, 2015, SPA -- Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, President of Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage has participated in the ceremony of Aeronautics and Space Administration of America "NASA" marking the thirtieth anniversary of the launch of the spacecraft Discovery flight, in Udvar-Hazy Center
of the Museum of Space and American Aviation, in the presence Prince Turki bin Saud bin Mohammed, President of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, NASA President General Charles Bolden and the Secretary of the American Smithsonian Museums Group, David J.
. With express buses to Metrorail into Washington D.C.
near Washington Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia, recently got an addition to its immense collection in the Boeing Aviation Hangar.
The plane will be parked at a temporary hangar adjoining the Smithsonian Air & Space MuseumOs Udvar-Hazy Center
in Chantilly, Va.
Enterprise had been on display since 2003 at the Udvar-Hazy Center
, and with the acquisition of Discovery, the Smithsonian returned Enterprise to NASA.
, which is located near Dulles airport.