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Air and Space

Mr. Chaikin talked about his book about the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Air and Space: The National Air and Space Museum’s… read more

Mr. Chaikin talked about his book about the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Air and Space: The National Air and Space Museum’s Story of Flight. He described the museum and the some of the stories of the exhibits there including the Bell X-1 aircraft, the launch of Sputnik, the Wright Flyer and the beginnings of Project Apollo. He also took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail. Mr. Hines served as guest host for the program. Callers asked about German scientists who worked for the Soviets, outreach to educators and schools about the space program and research into women aviators and astronauts. close

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Air and Space

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Program ID:
94846-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 16, 1997 | 9:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 16, 1997 | 11:36am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Nov 16, 1997 | 9:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 16, 1997 | 11:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
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