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Rall, Gnnther. [photograph]

Photographer:
Unknown
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1940
1940s
Summary:
Portrait photo of Gnnther Rall, the third highest scoring German flying Ace in WW II. His first of 275 victories was 12 May 1940 while assigned to Jagdgeschwader 52. January 1956 he returned to active duty with the Luftwaffe and became head of the German Air Force as a Lieutenant General.
Topic:
Air pilots
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics
World War, 1939-1945
Local number:
NASM-96-15262
See more items in:
V-2 White Sands Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis" (Bell XS-1 #1). [photograph]

Photographer:
Robert A. Hoover
Type:
Photographs
Records
Date:
1948
Summary:
Left side view of Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis" (s/n 46-062, A19510007000) in flight over Muroc Air Force Base, flown by Charles Elwood "Chuck" Yeager and photographed by Robert A. Hoover from Lockheed FP-80 chase plane, 1948.
Topic:
Rocketry
Propulsion systems
Airplanes
Aeronautics
Aircraft
Research aircraft
Local number:
NASM-97-17485
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg". [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Right side view from below of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 "Hindenburg" in flight over ocean off the New Jersey coast; taken on 6 May 1937, between 4:30 and 5:00 p.m. local time. The airship later (about 6:00 p.m.) caught fire and crashed as it was attempting to land at Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15060
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg". [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view from below and to the rear of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 "Hindenburg" (nose tipped slightly down) preparing to land at Lakehurst, New Jersey; mooring masts at right. Taken on 6 May 1937, about 6:00 p.m., just before it caught fire and crashed.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15061
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg". [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view from below of nose (at right) of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 "Hindenburg" approaching mooring mast (center) while preparing to land at Lakehurst, New Jersey. Taken on 6 May 1937, about 6:00 p.m., just before it caught fire and crashed.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15063
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, three-quarters of the airship, which is level, appears to be on fire.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15065
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, three-quarters of the airship appears to be on fire; the ship's nose is pitched upwards.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15066
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Extremely motion-blurred left side view of the tail end of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, the tail of the airship has started burning.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15067
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 "Hindenburg" burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, the rear half of the ship in on fire but the ship is still above the ground; nose is pitched sharply upwards.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15068
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, it has crashed, and all but a small portion of the nose of the airship is on fire.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15069
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, the rear half of the ship in on fire, the ship has crashed to the ground, and its nose is pitched sharply upwards.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15070
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, the rear upper half of the ship in on fire, and the ship is still roughly horizontal above the ground.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15071
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

LTA, Airships, Germany, Zeppelin, LZ 129 "Hindenburg", Disaster. [photograph]

Photographer:
Cofod, Arthur Jr
Type:
Photographs
Date:
5/6/1937
Summary:
Left side view of German airship Zeppelin LZ 129 'Hindenburg' burning at Lakehurst, New Jersey, 6 May 1937; the disaster occured while the airship was landing. In this photo, the carcass of the airship burns violently on the ground after having crashed.
Topic:
Airships
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-98-15072
See more items in:
United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Imagery, Earth, Aerial, USA, New York (NY), 1939/1940 New York World's Fair, Trylon and Perisphere. [photograph]

Photographer:
McRae, Jack
Type:
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1939-1940
Summary:
Straight vertical aerial view of the Theme Center of the 1939 New York World's Fair, held in Flushing Meadows Park, New York City; view is directly over the Perisphere, with the Trylon seen at top center.
Topic:
Aerial photography
Local number:
NASM-99-42655
See more items in:
Jack McRae Aviation Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Events, 1909, Fort Myer (Va), Wright (Co) Type A Military (Signal Corps No. 1) Trials; Hare, James H. "Jimmy". [photograph]

Photographer:
Claudy, C. H (Carl Harry) 1879-1957
Subject:
Hare, James
Type:
Photographs
Summary:
Photographers wait with their cameras at the Wright Military Flyer Army Trials, Fort Myer, Virginia, July 1909. Third man from right, wearing soft cap, is James H. "Jimmy" Hare, of Collier's Weekly.
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military
Cameras
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-9A00232-X
See more items in:
Carl H. Claudy Photography Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Military, USA, Army Air Corps, Units, 2nd Observation Squadron; 3rd Pursuit Squadron; 28th Bombardment Squadron. [photograph]

Photographer:
Major George M. Tweedy (USAAC)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Date:
1938
Summary:
[O]fficers of the 2nd Observation Squadron, 3rd Pursuit Squadron both of Nichols Fld. and 28th Bombardment Squadron from Clark Field. Identification of individual officers are not known. [T]aken with a K-10 Fairchild Aerial Camera in March or April 1938 during a 4th Composite Group Officers Call.
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-9A02018
See more items in:
2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Military, USA, Army Air Corps, Units, 2nd Observation Squadron; 3rd Pursuit Squadron; 28th Bombardment Squadron. [photograph]

Photographer:
Major George M. Tweedy (USAAC)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Date:
1938
Summary:
[O]fficers of the 2nd Observation Squadron, 3rd Pursuit Squadron both of Nichols Fld. and 28th Bombardment Squadron from Clark Field. Identification of individual officers are not known. [T]aken with a K-10 Fairchild Aerial Camera in March or April 1938 during a 4th Composite Group Officers Call.
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-9A02019
See more items in:
2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Military, USA, Army Air Corps, Units, 2nd Observation Squadron; 3rd Pursuit Squadron; 28th Bombardment Squadron. [photograph]

Photographer:
Major George M. Tweedy (USAAC)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Date:
1938
Summary:
[O]fficers of the 2nd Observation Squadron, 3rd Pursuit Squadron both of Nichols Fld. and 28th Bombardment Squadron from Clark Field. Identification of individual officers are not known. [T]aken with a K-10 Fairchild Aerial Camera in March or April 1938 during a 4th Composite Group Officers Call.
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-9A02020
See more items in:
2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Military, USA, Army Air Corps, Units, 2nd Observation Squadron; 3rd Pursuit Squadron; 28th Bombardment Squadron. [photograph]

Photographer:
Major George M. Tweedy (USAAC)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Date:
1938
Summary:
[O]fficers of the 2nd Observation Squadron, 3rd Pursuit Squadron both of Nichols Fld. and 28th Bombardment Squadron from Clark Field. Identification of individual officers are not known. [T]aken with a K-10 Fairchild Aerial Camera in March or April 1938 during a 4th Composite Group Officers Call.
Topic:
Aeronautics, Military
Aeronautics
Local number:
NASM-9A02022
See more items in:
2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Boeing P-26 Family; Military, USA, Army Air Corps, Units, 3rd Pursuit Group. [photograph]

Photographer:
Major George M. Tweedy (USAAC)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Date:
1938
Summary:
123-5 P-26 Formation, 3rd Pursuit Gp., at Nichols Fld, PI. [T]aken with a K-10 Fairchild Aerial Camera in March or April 1938 during a 4th Composite Group Officers Call.
Topic:
Aeronautics
Aeronautics, Military
Airplanes
Local number:
NASM-9A02023
See more items in:
2nd Observation Unit Photography, Philippines [Tweedy]
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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