Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim

Summary

Flugwerft Schleissheim is an aviation museum located in the German town of Oberschleißheim near Munich, it forms part of the Deutsches Museum collection and complements the aviation exhibits on display at the main site. The museum was opened on 18 September 1992.[1] Many aerospace exhibits are on display including fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters and aircraft engines. The main display hangar is a restored glazed building, visitors are able to view exhibits undergoing restoration.

Flugwerft Schleissheim
Rockwell-MBB X-31 @ Deutsche Museum Flugwerft Schleißheim.jpg
Established1992
LocationOberschleißheim, Munich
TypeAviation museum
Websitehttps://www.deutsches-museum.de/flugwerft-schleissheim

Aircraft on displayEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

Piston engine aircraftEdit

 
Piston engined aircraft on display

Jet and turboprop aircraftEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

 
Cold War jet aircraft on display

VTOL aircraftEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

Human-powered aircraftEdit

Gliders and motorglidersEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

 
Condor IV, Dornier Do 24 T-3 seaplane in background

Hang glidersEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

HelicoptersEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

Rockets/spacecraftEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

Aircraft enginesEdit

List from Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim. [2]

Piston enginesEdit

 
BMW M2 B15
 
BMW 803

Gas turbine enginesEdit

 
Avro Canada Orenda 14

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ www.deutsches-museum.de - Flugwerft history Retrieved: 2 November 2010
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h www.deutsches-museum.de - Exhibit list Retrieved: 4 May 2022

External linksEdit

  • Deutsches Museum - Flugwerft Schleissheim Archived 2015-04-28 at the Wayback Machine
  • Schleißheim in alten Ansichten

Coordinates: 48°14′47″N 11°33′28″E / 48.24639°N 11.55778°E / 48.24639; 11.55778