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Remembering the day that will forever change America

On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 hijackers took control of 4 commercial airliners en route to San Francisco and Los Angeles from Boston, Newark, and Washington, D.C. (Washington Dulles International Airport).At 8:46 a.m., American...Show More Summary

United Airlines Flight Diverted After Report Of Kidnapped Child Onboard

Passengers on an International flight from Dulles International Airport to Beijing were caught up in the middle of a custody battle turned potential kidnapping situation last night, when the FBI ordered the United Airlines flight to to turn back because a kidnapping suspect was on board with her child. When the flight hit Canadian air space, the FBI sent the … [More]

More Photos, Video Of Discovery's Retirement

Briefly: I live about 13km from the Smithsonian’s Udvar-Hazy Center on the grounds of Dulles International Airport. I was there when Discovery arrived and I got this picture. I was also there when they rolled it in nose-to-nose with Enterprise, which it replaced. More »      

I live about 8 miles from the Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center on the grounds of Dulles International

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

I live about 8 miles from the Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center on the grounds of Dulles International Airport. I was there when Discovery arrived, and I got this picture: Read more...

Life, Magnified: science image exhibit at Washington Dulles International Airport

2 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

"String-like Ebola virus peeling off an infected cell." Heinz Feldmann, Peter Jahrling, Elizabeth Fischer and Anita Mora, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health 'Life: Magnified' is an exhibit of scientific images "showing cells and other scenes of life magnified by as much as 50,000 times." Read the rest

The Culture Of Cars: Real Or Imagined?

I’ve been on the road for the last few weeks and one of the places I was able to visit was the Smithsonian Institution’s Udvar-Hazy Center at Dulles International Airport located just outside of Washington DC. Unlike the National Air and Space Museum located on the national mall close to the capitol building, the Udvar-Hazy […]

Time to dismantle the perimeter

3 months agoLifestyle / Travel : Gulliver

IT IS no mystery why travellers prefer Washington-Reagan National Airport (DCA) to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). DCA is smaller, better-organised and far closer to downtown DC. A trip to or from Dulles can take an hour or more in traffic; National is on Washington's Metro, just a few stops from the centre of everything. Show More Summary

WND Founder Stopped at Airport With Loaded Gun

Joseph Farah, the co-founder of the conservative website now known as WND and one of the guiding lights of the birther movement, was caught by TSA agents at Dulles International Airport on Sunday with a loaded.38-caliber revolver in his carry-on bag.

The Astounding And Horrific World As Seen Under A Microscope

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

There's a stunning new photo gallery called Life: Magnified that's currently on display at Washington's Dulles International Airport's Gateway Gallery. Here's a sampling of the gallery's best images — from the hairs on a gecko's feet to the viruses that make our lives miserable. Read more...

Striking, Cutting-Edge Scientific Images Now on Display at Washington Dulles International Airport

Stunning scientific images of blood, brain, bacteria, viruses and more, enlarged by as much as 50,000 times, are on display in an exhibit called "Life: Magnified," on view through November 2014 at Washington Dulles International Airport's Gateway Gallery.

Body found in Airbus A340 wheel well at Washington Dulles

Incident occurred at Washington Dulles International Airport on Saturday.

Body found in jet wheel well at Virginia’s Dulles Airport

(Reuters) - A man's body was discovered on Saturday in the wheel well of a South African Airways jetliner parked at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, and investigators are seeking to determine when and how he died, officials said.

Body Found In Airplane Wheel Well At Dulles International Airport

A ground crew attending to a South African Airlines plane sitting in a remote parking area at Virginia’s Body Found In Airplane Wheel Well At Dulles International Airport - -

Body Found in Airplane Wheel Well at Va.’s Dulles

(CHANTILLY, Va.) — Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority says the body was found around 1:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Two planes grounded in Northeast after smoke fills cabins

8 months agoNews : Field Notes

Two commercial airline flights were grounded in the Northeast late Friday and early Saturday when smoke poured into the cabins on board the planes. The first flight, a Boeing 777 bound from Dulles International Airport in Virginia to Germany, was in the air when passen …

Boosting Economic Growth in the United States and the European Union

The U.S. and European Union flags wave at Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia, on May 18, 2012. [AP File Photo] It’s a chilly afternoon in Washington, D.C., but things are warm on the campus of George Washington University. Show More Summary

Five Things You Should Know About the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

  U.S. and European Union flags wave as members of the EU Delegation arrive to attend the G8 Summit, May 18, 2012, at Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Va. [AP File Photo] This week, the second round of negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) is taking place in Brussels. Show More Summary

Tower of Landin'

Circa 1962. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia, 1958-63. Eero Saarinen, architect. Control tower interior." Note the "mobile lounge" near the jet. Medium format negative by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

Model Airport: 1958

Circa 1958. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Va. Model in construction. Eero Saarinen, architect." Self-portrait by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

Mobile Lounge: 1963

A more complete view of the "mobile lounge" whose gangway was seen here yesterday. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia, 1958-63. Eero Saarinen, architect. Mobile lounges." Photo by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

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