Building America's hangar: the design and construction of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, 2004 - Architecture - 176 pages
The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center building at Washington s Dulles International Airport, the first phase of which opened in December 2003, represents the fulfillment of the Smithsonian Institution's long-held ambition to build a specialist facility to hous
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Chapter 1 Finding a Home for the National Collection
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