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Aviation's newest aid--remarkable anti-fog invention guides Lieut. Doolittle's blind plane to safe landing. MITCHEL FIELD, l.i.--The field beacon station's aerial. It is of the loop-type and is entirely enclosed in a small building on the field, no outside wires being used. In center is the Gonemeter, which tunes the loop areas, from which the guiding beam is transmitted to the blind flyer. [Active no. 1783 : non-stereo photonegative.]

view Aviation's newest aid--remarkable anti-fog invention guides Lieut. Doolittle's blind plane to safe landing. MITCHEL FIELD, l.i.--The field beacon station's aerial. It is of the loop-type and is entirely enclosed in a small building on the field, no outside wires being used. In center is the Gonemeter, which tunes the loop areas, from which the guiding beam is transmitted to the blind flyer. [Active no. 1783 : non-stereo photonegative.] digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Doolittle, James
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Long Island (N.Y.)
Mitchel Field
New York
Date:
1920
1930
1900-1910
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.70 [227A].
Topic:
Radios
Research instruments
Science
Aeronautics
Gonemeter
Local number:
RSN 18238
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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