|Entrance is just a short hop from the Dulles runway|
A really nice day to visit the Udvar-Hazy Center. This is an extension of the Smithsonian collection and originated from their storage facility.
|SR - 71 Awesome|
|As a kid, I thought the bent wing corsair was the coolest airplane ever made!This war machine has the nickname 'Whistling Death"|
|More of my past here... UH teeter rotor with cable cutters..|
|The Discovery Orbiter. A picture just doesn't convey the feeling you get when you look up at this craft. The rocket motors, thrusters, heat tiles, and more...|
|Apollo 11... I had just turned 9 years old when Neil Armstrong (first foot prints on the moon) Mike Collins and Buz Aldrin, splashed down in the Apollo 11 capsule. I watched it on the news and dreamed of being an astronaut.|
|The real deal|
|The unmistakable B-29|
|The last time I saw this bird I was 22 years old and working at Bell Helicopter in Ft Worth|
|A Goodyear Blimp gondola|
That's all for now,
AML NLO, JRO, SEC AML
Kelly Johnson, born and raised in Ishpeming, Michigan a fellow yooper!