Thomas W. Haas We All Fly

October 14, 2022 – Permanent

Sean D. Tucker donated his custom-built biplane, the Aviation Specialties Unlimited Challenger III, to the Museum. Displaying the Challenger showcases the technological achievements of the aircraft, including its eight ailerons that enhanced maneuverability and the engine’s cold-air induction system and state-of-the art fuel injection.

National Air and Space Museum
6th St. & Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, Gallery 106 Floor Plan

Thomas W. Haas We All Fly celebrates the breadth and depth of general aviation and its deep impact on society. This gallery explores the many facets of general aviation, from sport to business to humanitarian, and introduces the variety of careers available in aviation. Aircraft featured in the gallery include the Aviation Specialties Unlimited Challenger III, Cirrus SR22, and the Lear Jet 23