Welcome to the digital collections of The Museum of Flight. This site features digitized materials from our archival, library, and artifact collections. Search and browse historic photographs, letters, journals, flight logs, military records, oral histories, and other media.

To search finding aids for select archival collections, visit our research portal: Archives at The Museum of Flight

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[Cygnet II kite]

[Cygnet II kite]

Photograph of the Aerial Experiment Association's Cygnet II kite on the ice at Baddeck Bay, Nova Scotia, February 25, 1909.Inscription: "Side view of…

[Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" in flight]

[Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" in flight]

Photograph of the Aerial Experiment Association's Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" aircraft, piloted by John A. D. McCurdy, in flight over the ice at…

[Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" in flight]

[Aerial Experiment Association Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" in flight]

Photograph of the Aerial Experiment Association's Aerodrome No. 4 "Silver Dart" aircraft, piloted by John A. D. McCurdy, in flight over the ice at…