Kansas Aviation Museum http://kmuw.org en Todd Tiahrt To Challenge Mike Pompeo For 4th Congressional District http://kmuw.org/post/todd-tiahrt-challenge-mike-pompeo-4th-congressional-district <p>A longtime U.S. Congressman from South Central Kansas revealed this afternoon that he would once again run for office. The announcement was made at the Kansas Aviation Museum in Wichita.</p><p></p><p>“After much thoughtful deliberation and prayer, I’m announcing that I’m a candidate for Congress in the 4<sup>th</sup> district of Kansas.”</p><p>Former U.S. Representative Todd Tiahrt says he’s challenging fellow Republican Mike Pompeo in this year’s midterm elections.</p><p></p> Thu, 29 May 2014 22:43:03 +0000 Sean Sandefur 35217 at http://kmuw.org Todd Tiahrt To Challenge Mike Pompeo For 4th Congressional District New Boeing Wing Opens At Kansas Aviation Museum http://kmuw.org/post/new-boeing-wing-opens-kansas-aviation-museum <p>The <a href="http://www.kansasaviationmuseum.org/">Kansas Aviation Museum</a> opens the new Boeing Science, Math and History Learning Center in southeast Wichita Saturday.</p><p></p><p>The hands-on education experience is designed for students to work individually or in groups. The learning center has been five years in the making and features four learning stations with computers that will run interactive programs on things like flight and weather conditions.</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 10:42:40 +0000 Milt Radford 14205 at http://kmuw.org New Boeing Wing Opens At Kansas Aviation Museum Top Morning News 3.15.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-31513 <p><em>Union contribution bill passes Senate; Mid-Continent terminal construction ahead of schedule; Boeing Center opens at the Kansas Aviation Museum.</em></p><p><strong>Kan. Senate Passes Union Contribution Bill</strong></p><p>The Kansas Senate passed a bill Thursday that restricts how public employee unions collect member payments. They would be barred from deducting money from member paychecks for political purposes.</p><p><a href="http://kmuw.org/post/kan-senate-passes-union-contribution-bill">More...</a></p><p><strong>New Mid-Continent Airport Terminal Ahead Of Schedule</strong></p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 10:33:52 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 14208 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 3.15.13 Kansas Aviation Museum To Unveil Stearman Car http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-aviation-museum-unveil-stearman-car <p>The <a href="http://www.kansasaviationmuseum.org/events.php" style="color: rgb(0, 145, 158);">Kansas Aviation Museum</a> will unveil a new exhibit Thursday featuring the last car owned by airplane designer Lloyd Stearman, a pioneer of Wichita aviation.</p><p>The car is a 1960s Mercedes diesel sedan. Stearman purchased the car to drive while on vacation in Europe and later had it shipped back to the States. Kansas aviation museum executive director Lon Smith says Stearman made modifications to the car like putting in a Sears air-conditioning unit.</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 18:45:53 +0000 517 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Irony Alert! http://kmuw.org/post/richard-crowson-irony-alert <p></p> Fri, 13 May 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Richard Crowson 1702 at http://kmuw.org Richard Crowson: Irony Alert!