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Museum of Flight Honors America's Veterans

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FREE Admission on Sunday, Nov. 11 for all Veterans and current military!

On November 11 at 11:00 AM, Americans across the nation will toll bells in remembrance of those who served and sacrificed.

Veterans Day Ceremony
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM | Side Gallery

The Museum of Flight recognizes Veterans Day with a short musical performance and ceremony. At precisely 11:00 AM, a bell will be rung twenty-one times to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day and the end of the First World War. This will be followed immediately with a patriotic musical performance by the Boeing Employees Concert Band. At noon, the official ceremony begins, and will feature a color guard, and a speaking party of local city and Museum officials, as well as keynote speaker Lt. Col. Ron Limes.

AFAA Presents: Centennial of the Armistice: WWI Aviation and the American Aces
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | William M. Allen Theater
2018 Marks the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. Dr. Daniel Haulman of the Air Force Historical Research Agency will present an in-depth look into the aviation technology employed in the conflict, with a special focus on American Ace fighter pilots.
The Museum store will be offering signed AFAA Lithographs painted by Roy Grinnell at a special 50% discount all day!

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