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Rolls-Royce Avon Mk 28-49 Turbojet Engine

Manufacturer:
Rolls-Royce Ltd. (Derby, U.K.)  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Aluminum, Magnesium, Preservative coating, Stainless Steel, Inconel, Rubber, Paint
Dimensions:
Length 287.8 cm (113.3 in.), Diameter 105.4 cm (41.5 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Turbines (Jet)
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force via the contractor, Ryan Aeronautical Company
Inventory Number:
A19670027000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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CGD-102 : Three and Six Component Measurements of a Model of the Me 328 with Sweptback Wings

Author:
Hildenbrand  Search this
Lemme  Search this
Issuing body:
Messerschmitt AG  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Translator:
Vandermeer, Will (Ryan Aeronautical)  Search this
Extent:
8 Frames
Container:
Reel 4, Item 7
Type:
Archival materials
Microform
Frames
Date:
January 25, 1946
Scope and Contents:
Ryan Aeronautical Co report, January 25, 1946. Translated by Will Vandermeer from Hildenbrand and Lemme, "Drei- und Sechskomponentenmessungen an einem Modell der Me 328 mit Pfeilflügel," DLF UM 3014.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm, Acc. XXXX.0408, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0408-ref579

CGD-103 : The Characteristics of a Stationary Flame at Low Pressure

Author:
Wolfhard, Von H. G. (Braunschweig)  Search this
Translator:
Vandermeer, Will (Ryan Aeronautical)  Search this
Issuing body:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Extent:
13 Frames
Container:
Reel 4, Item 8
Type:
Archival materials
Microform
Frames
Date:
January 14, 1946
Scope and Contents:
Ryan Aeronautical Co report, January 14, 1946. Translated by Will Vandermeer from Von H. G. Wolfhard, "Die Eigenschaften stationärer Flammen im Unterdruck" (preprint).
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm, Acc. XXXX.0408, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0408-ref580

CGD-104 : Investigation of a One-Tube Firing Chamber Under Different Operating Conditions in the DVL Test Stand

Issuing body:
Deutsche Versuchsanstalt für Luftfahrt E. V.. Institut für motorische Arbeitsverfahren und Thermodynamik (DVL)  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Translator:
Littlefield, Maxine (Ryan Aeronautical)  Search this
Extent:
8 Frames
Container:
Reel 4, Item 9
Type:
Archival materials
Microform
Frames
Date:
December 7, 1945 (Part I)
December 10, 1945 (Part II)
Scope and Contents:
Two reports:

(Part I) Ryan Aeronautical Co report, December 7, 1945. Translated by Maxine Littlefield from "Untersuchung einer Einrohrbrennkammer unter Verschiedenen Betriebsbedingunen auf dem DVL-Hohenprufstand," DVL Institut fur motorische Arbeitsverfahren und Thermodynamik report, DLF UM 1350/1.

(Part II) Ryan Aeronautical Co report, December 10, 1945. Translated by Maxine Littlefield from "Untersuchung einer Einrohrbrennkammer unter Verschiedenen Betriebsbedingunen auf dem DVL-Hohenprufstand," DVL Institut fur motorische Arbeitsverfahren und Thermodynamik report, DLF UM 1350/2.
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No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm, Acc. XXXX.0408, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0408-ref581

CGD-105 : Catapult Seat With Gunpowder Propulsion

Author:
Heinecke (Messerschmitt)  Search this
Issuing body:
Messerschmitt AG  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Translator:
Vandermeer, Will (Ryan Aeronautical)  Search this
Extent:
8 Frames
Container:
Reel 4, Item 10
Type:
Archival materials
Microform
Frames
Date:
November 22, 1945
Scope and Contents:
Ryan Aeronautical Co report, November 22, 1945. Translated by Will Vandermeer from Heinecke, "Katapultsitz mit Pulve Antrieb," Messerschmitt AG technical report TB 87/43.
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Collection Citation:
Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm, Acc. XXXX.0408, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm
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CGD-106 : Wake and Drag Investigations on Wings With and Without Sweep

Author:
Luetgebrune, H.  Search this
Issuing body:
Technische Hochschule Hannover. Institut für Aeromechanik und Flutechnik  Search this
Bell Aircraft Corporation  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Translator:
Skappel, Henry C. (Bell Aircraft)  Search this
Vandermeer, Will (Ryan Aeronautical)  Search this
Extent:
44 Frames
Container:
Reel 4, Item 11
Type:
Archival materials
Microform
Frames
Date:
March 1946 (Bell translation)
December 6, 1945 (Ryan translation)
Scope and Contents:
Two documents translated from H. Leutgebrune, "Nachlauf- und Widerstandsuntersuchungen an gepfeilten und ungepfeilten Tragflügeln," DLF FB 1672; ZWB classification P 31 11.

Bell Aircraft Corp report, March 1946. Translated by Henry C Skappel.

Ryan Aeronautical Co report 2334, December 6, 1945. Translated by Will Vandermeer.
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Collection Citation:
Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm, Acc. XXXX.0408, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Captured German Aeronautical Documents (CGD) Microfilm
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Roosevelt Field Photograph Collection

Creator:
Czajkowski, John  Search this
Names:
Abrams Aircraft Corp  Search this
Aeronca (Aeronautical Corp of America)  Search this
Alco (Allison Airplane Co)  Search this
American Eagle Aircraft Corp  Search this
Avro (A. V. Roe & Co Ltd)  Search this
Babcock, Verne Clifton "Bab" (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Barkley-Grow Aircraft  Search this
Bellanca  Search this
Bleriot  Search this
Boeing Company  Search this
Bucker (Bucker Flugzeugbau GmbH)  Search this
Buhl (Buhl-Verville Aircraft Co, Buhl Aircraft Co)  Search this
Bushey-McGrew  Search this
Cairns Aircraft  Search this
Crosby, Harry (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company  Search this
Delgado (Isaac) Central Trades School  Search this
Douglas Aircraft Corp  Search this
Fairchild Aircraft Corp  Search this
Fleet Aircraft Ltd  Search this
Fleetwings  Search this
Folkerts, Clayton (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Ford Motor Company. Airplane Division  Search this
Glenn L. Martin Company  Search this
Granville Brothers Aircraft Inc (Gee Bee)  Search this
Great Lakes Aircraft Corp  Search this
Grumman Aerospace Corporation  Search this
Heath Aircraft Corp (Heath Airplane Co)  Search this
Keith Rider (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Kellet Autogiro Corp  Search this
Keystone Aircraft Corp  Search this
Kinner Airplane and Motor Co  Search this
Laird (E. M. Laird Airplane Co)(Emil Matthew "Matty" Laird)  Search this
Light Aero, Inc  Search this
Lockheed Aircraft Corp  Search this
Luscombe Manufacturing Corp  Search this
Miles Aircraft Limited  Search this
Miller, Howell W. (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
North American Aviation, Inc  Search this
Northrop Corp  Search this
Pearson-Williams (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Roosevelt Field (N.Y.)  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
SPAD  Search this
Seversky (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Stinson (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Taubman Aircraft Co  Search this
Taylor (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Taylor Brothers (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Taylor-Young (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Taylorcraft (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Thomas-Morse Aircraft Corp  Search this
Travel Air Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Vought (Aircraft manufacturer)  Search this
Waco Aircraft Company  Search this
Wedell-Williams Air Service Corp  Search this
de Havilland Aircraft Company, Ltd  Search this
Czajkowski, John  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Date:
[ca. 1930s]
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of 202 black and white snapshots of aircraft at Roosevelt Field, Long Island, New York, during the 1930s. These images were taken by John Czajkowski and include aircraft from the following manufacturers: Abrams; Aeronca, Alco, American Eagle, Avro, Barkley-Grow, Bellanca, Berliner, Bleriot, Boeing, Bucker, Buhl, Bushey McGrew, Cairns, Chambers, Chester, Continental, Crosby, Curtiss, de Havilland, Delgado, Douglas, Fairchild, Fleet, Fleetwing, Folkerts, Ford, Fox, Franklin, Great Lakes, Grumman, Gee Bee, Hall, Heath, Hawks, Howard, Keith Rider, Kellet, Keystone, Kinner, Laird, Light, Lockheed, Luscombe, Marcoux-Bromberg, Martin, McKeen, Miles, Miller, Northrop, North American, Pearson Williams, Ryan, Seversky, Sikorsky, SPAD, Stinson, Swallow, Taubman, Taylor, Taylorcraft, Thomas-Morse, Travel Air, Turner, Viking, Vought, Waco, and Wedell-Williams.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Andrew Wrench, Gift, 1999, 1999-0048, unknown
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
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Topic:
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Identifier:
NASM.1999.0048
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1999-0048

Ryan Aircraft Photograph Collection

Names:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Ryan, Tubal Claude, 1898-  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Date:
[ca. 1920s-1930s]
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes 40 Ryan photographs with captions. Photos include: various stages of production, interiors of personal planes, aircraft flying and on the ground, and the aircraft being used as a recreational vehicle.
Biographical / Historical:
Ryan Aircraft was established by T. Claude Ryan in 1921. Ryan Aircraft has been involved in the following aviation areas: piloted and pilotless military aircraft; personal aircraft; basic aeronautical research and development; scheduled air transportation; aviation training; rocket engines; high temperature metallurgy; and airframe components manufacturing. Ryan Aircraft was involved in several aviation 'firsts,' including the first volume producer of monoplanes in the United States. Ryan also built Lindbergh's aircraft, the 'Spirit of St. Louis'.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Louis A. Marre, Gift, 1997, 1997-0025, unknown
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
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Topic:
Ryan Aircraft Family  Search this
Aircraft industry -- United States  Search this
Aircraft industry  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Aeronautics, Commercial  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Identifier:
NASM.1997.0025
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1997-0025

Ryan Aeronautical Company, Annual Reports for 1955 and 1957, Ryan Reporter Vol. 13 No. 5, photographs and Ryan Guidebook - American Aircraft Series - Book 3 by Dorr B. Carpenter and Mitch Mayborn

Collection Creator:
Fairchild Aircraft Corp  Search this
Container:
Box 291, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
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ead_component:sova-nasm-1989-0060-ref2560

Ryan Aeronautical Company, correspondence and production facilities report (patent)

Collection Creator:
Fairchild Aircraft Corp  Search this
Container:
Box 401, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
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National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Junction Box, Ground Speed / Drift Computer, Radar, Doppler, XN-1/APN-67

Manufacturer:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Possible Cadmium Plating
Aluminum, steel, stainless steel, plastic, paint, micarta
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.9 x 17.8 x 17.8cm (6 1/4 x 7 x 7 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Defense
Inventory Number:
A19660296000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Ryan Aeronautical Company

Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Rice, Moses P.  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Container:
Box 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957 July 24
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Series 8: Business Records, Subseries 8.1: Studio Session Registers are restricted. Digital copies available for research. See repository for details.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.11: Customcraft Negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-11-ref2718

Preamplifier, Ground Speed / Drift Computer, Radar, Doppler, XN-1/APN-67

Manufacturer:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, steel, brass, paint, rubber, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 30.5 x 19.7 x 17.1cm (12 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Defense
Inventory Number:
A19660297000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Convair XFY-1 Pogo

Manufacturer:
Convair  Search this
Dimensions:
Overall: 286 15/16in. (728.9cm)
Other: 286 15/16 x 418 x 308in. (728.9 x 1061.7 x 782.3cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy
Inventory Number:
A19730274000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis"; Lindbergh, Charles Augustus; van der Linde, H. J.; McNeel, O. R.; Hamond, George; Hall, Donald; Edwards, A. J.. [photograph]

Photographer:
Unknown  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Records
Date:
1927
Topic:
Air pilots  Search this
Aircraft industry  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Local number:
NASM-161405
Restrictions & Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at http://airandspace.si.edu/permissions
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Videodisc Imagery Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_364108

Ryan XV-8. [photograph]

Photographer:
Unknown  Search this
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Local number:
NASM-00083667
Restrictions & Rights:
Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm
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Videodisc Imagery Collection
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National Air and Space Museum Archives
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edanmdm:siris_arc_381113

Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis", Drawings. [ephemera]

Photographer:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Type:
Ephemera
Local number:
NASM-00084708
Restrictions & Rights:
Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm
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Videodisc Imagery Collection
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Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis", Drawings. [ephemera]

Photographer:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Type:
Ephemera
Local number:
NASM-00084707
Restrictions & Rights:
Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm
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Ryan flying reporter

Author:
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Physical description:
9 v. ; 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1941
1945
[1941-1945]
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Call number:
HD9711.5.U64 R98
HD9711.5.U64R98
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_374736

Ryan, the aviator; being the adventures & ventures of pioneer airman & businessman, T. Claude Ryan, by William Wagner, in collaboration with Lee Dye

Author:
Wagner, William 1909-  Search this
Dye, Lee  Search this
Former owner:
Weiss, Gus Dr. DSI  Search this
Subject:
Ryan, Tubal Claude 1898-  Search this
Ryan Aeronautical Company  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 253 p. illus., facsims., ports. 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1971
C1971
Topic:
Air pilots  Search this
Call number:
TL540.R98 W13 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_549370

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