Milestones in Aviation: From the Collection of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University


Edward E. and Jane B. Ford Gallery
Open January 6 through March 4, 2018

To conquer the skies, humans have relied upon innovations built upon advancements in engineering and science. Featuring objects from the world-class aviation and aerospace institution, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and private collectors, this exhibit highlights significant aircraft artifacts ranging from a Junkers Jumo 004 turbojet engine to a Heurobotics Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, and an entire gas-electric hybrid aircraft, the Eco Eagle - a first of its kind in the world. Take a journey with us - spanning many decades and eras throughout aviation history - as we explore how these technologies have propelled us to new heights.