National Air and Space museum

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum is smack in the middle of Washington DC. It's the most popular of all the Smithsonian museums and for good cause. Yes, it's one of the largest aerospace museums in the world, but that's not the sole reason for the popularity. The major reason of the popularity is the sheer magnitude of milestone craft in here. Let them be the first plane to bust the sound barrier, the fastest rocket plane in the world, the cradle craft of rocketry or of aviation itself. Also read my travel report.   [ 42 images ]