National Museum of the United States Air Force
The National Museum of the United States Air Force (formerly the United States Air Force Museum)is the official museum of the United States Air Force located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Dayton, Ohio. The NMUSAF is the world's largest and oldest militaryaviation museum with more than 360 aircraft and missiles on display. The museum draws over 1.3 million visitors each year making it one of the most frequently visited tourist attractions inOhio. Admission to the museum is free.
Exhibits and collections
The museum's collection contains many rare aircraft of historical or technologicalimportance as well as various memorabilia and artifacts relating to the history and development of aviation. Included in the permanent collections are one of four survivingConvair B-36s, the onlysurviving XB-70 Valkyrie, and Bockscar—the B-29 Superfortress that dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki during the last days of World War II.
The museum launched their 360-degree Virtual Tour in 2010.Visitors can now view the majority of the museum's aircraft and exhibits online.
Pioneers of flight
Uniforms and clothing
Top Thrill Dragster, roller coaster in Ohio.
TopThrill Dragster is a steel roller coaster, hydraulic launch, which is in the amusement park Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio. It was the first Stratacoaster (Estratomontaña) in history to reach the 128meters.
Built by Intamin AG, opened on May 4, 2003. At his inauguration, beat five new records:
First complete circuit roller coaster to reach 128 meters high.
First roller coaster in ograr 193km / h using a hydraulic propulsion system reaches that speed in less than 4 seconds.
Roller coaster with the highest drop.
Fastest roller coaster in the world.
Highest rollercoaster in the...