Saturday, March 15, 2014

Holiday 2013 Photo Essay Part 1 - Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center

Here is our visit the Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center in photo form. Enjoy!

One of the sculptures at the entrance
 Donald D. Engen Observation Tower
(Kate in the foreground)

 Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
Albert's favorite airplane, any guesses? 

Can you see the re-entry marks? 
Notice all the numbers on each panel.
Each panel has its own number
Some big engines!!
It was hard to get the whole shuttle into one photo!

Question for students, What was the Enola Gay?
Kate at the Observation tower.
(can you spot our car? top right!)
Louis this one is for you! 
Albert's favorite plane is a 

The Enola Gay "On 6 August 1945, during the final stages of World War II, it became the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb."

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