Vintage war machines live on at Paul Allen's Flying Heritage



Eli Spaun, 5, Vin Capelli, 7, and Zoe Spaun, 7 peer at the underside of a M5A1 Stuart Light Tank in the new 30,000-square-foot hangar at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 in Everett, Wa. The new hangar allows visitors a closer and touchable engagement with the museum's armored vehicles. One of three remaining Stukas on the planet resides at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field. Marie Samson, of Redmond, poses for pictures in her World War II uniform in front of a Junkers Ju-87 Stuka in the new 30,000 foot hangar at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Banners of soldiers' faces - infantry riflemen, a black airman from the World War II era, a female Soviet sniper - adorn the new hangar, above exhibits about women in war, animals in war and a life-size diorama of a Belgian city destroyed in the Battle of the Bulge. Visitors admire the tanks and planes in the new 30,000-square-foot hangar at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 in Everett. Along with new displays, the Flying Heritage museum has refreshed its layout to let people walk right up to the tanks and artillery. Visitors talk between a half-dozen tanks in the new hangar at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 in Everett. World War II veteran Art Unruh, 96, points out that the ceremonial scissors won't cut a ribbon in the new 30,000 foot hangar at the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum at Paine Field on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 in Everett, Wa.. read more...