COURTESY PHOTO, Museum of Flight

COURTESY PHOTO, Museum of Flight

Museum of Flight presents inspiring lecture about achievements of women in the military on Dec. 2

Veteran looks at the many female firsts since the Revolutionary War

  • Monday, November 27, 2017 2:56pm
  • Life

Veteran Army paratrooper and JAG Officer Sabra Janko discusses the many “firsts” for women in military history, combat and airborne operations at the Museum of Flight on Saturday, Dec. 2.

The 2 p.m. lecture is free with admission to the museum, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Exit 158, off Interstate 5 on Boeing Field.

Janko’s stories range from when women disguised themselves as men to fight in the Revolutionary War, to more recent times signaling the first women serving on board ships, flying combat missions and becoming Army Rangers.

The Museum of Flight is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Museum admission for adults is $23 on-site and $21 online. Youth 5 through 17 are $14 on-site and $13 online, youth 4 and under are free. Seniors 65 and older $19 on-site and $18 online.

Parking is always free. There is a full lunch menu café in the museum and a limited menu café in the Aviation Pavilion, both operated by McCormick & Schmick’s.

For general information, please call 206-764-5720 or visit museumofflight.org.

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