Category Archives: Entertainment

RSVP for Harley Davidson tour in KC May 19

NIAR employees are invited to attend a tour of Harley Davidson’s Kansas City Vehicle & Powertrain Operations Center. Where: Harley Davidson, 11404 N Congress Ave, KC, MO Date: Thursday May 19 Time: Depart: 6:15 a.m. / Tour 10 a.m. / … Continue reading

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NIAR research engineer will appear on Mythbuser’s episode this Saturday

NIAR research engineer Grant Rudd will apear in an episode of Mythbuster’s on the Discovery channel this Saturday at 7 p.m. Rudd serves a cashier on aisle 5 in the episode titled “Mythbustore System Check”. This episode investigates whether the … Continue reading

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Pilot Error Kansas Premiere today at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at 13th Avenue Wichita Theater

This timely aviation safety feature film which and will be of special  interest. The film was chosen as a Best Bet Friday in the Wichita Eagle and featured last night on Channel 3. This feature drama’s trailer is at https://vimeo.com/110034584 Talkbacks … Continue reading

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Exploration Place, planemakers hope to launch future engineers with new aviation exhibit

Visitors will be able to climb inside a deconstructed business jet, experience what it’s like to design a plane and watch what happens on a manufacturing plant floor through Exploration Place’s new permanent exhibit. Read more here

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NIAR employees invited to Wichita Manufacturer’s Association Christmas Party Dec. 18

As a Wichita Manufacturers Association member, NIAR employees and significant others are invited to attend the WMA Christmas Party Thursday, December 18, 2014 at the Petroleum Club, Douglas and Broadway, Bank of America Building, 9th floor. Parking is in the garage across the street, 3rd … Continue reading

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Attend the Great Plains Vintage/Classic Sailplane Regatta Sept. 25-28

The 9th annual Great Plains Vintage/Classic Sailplane Regatta is Sept. 25-28 at the Wichita Gliderport, 13501 E 45th St N. (37.765 N, 97.180 W). Presented with cooperation from The Vintage Sailplane Association & The Kansas Soaring Association. Lunch options are available at airport. Cookouts or local restaurants … Continue reading

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Musem Day is Sept. 27

Several area museums are participating in the Smithsonian’s Museum Day Live set for Saturday Sept. 27. Admission is free at the following museums for those who pre-register and print a ticket online at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/. Old Cowtown Museum Kansas Aviation Museum Kansas … Continue reading

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