FUN FACT!



The Virginia Air & Space Center has a real meteorite from Mars on display in the Space Gallery.
 
F-104C "Starfighter"



The "Starfighter" is nicknamed "the missile with a man in it" since its long, thin fuselage and stubby wings resemble a missile.

It was the first interceptor in our nation's service to fly at sustained speeds above Mach-2.