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Rutan VariEze

Designer:
Scaled Composites  Search this
Manufacturer:
Scaled Composites  Search this
Materials:
Foam covered with fiberglass.
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 6.8 m (22 ft 2 1/2 in)
Length: 4.3 m (14 ft 2 in)
Height: 1.5 m (59 in)
Weights: Empty, 263 kg (585 lb)
Gross, 472.5 kg (1,050 lb)
Engine: Continental 0-200 four-cylinder, air-cooled, 100 horsepower
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Burt Rutan.
Inventory Number:
A19860067000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98f49e3d2-0c7f-4b50-829e-3439dc0d3b6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860067000

lnstitut Aérodynamic de Koutchino

Collection Creator:
Hardesty, Von, 1939-  Search this
Extent:
47 Pages
Container:
Box 8, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
1905-1920
Scope and Contents:
Materials relating to the Institute of Aerodynamics at Kuchino. Includes "Introduction" section of an unidentified publication; Institut Aérodynamique de Koutchino (St. Petersburg : T-vo R. Golike i A. Vil'borg, 1905); and extracts and title pages from Bulletin de L'Institut Aérodynamique de Koutchino for the period 1909-1920. English and French language texts (photocopies).
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:
Russian Aeronautical Collection, ACC. 2006-0034, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Russian Aeronautical Collection
Russian Aeronautical Collection / Series 1: Imperial Russia (1885-1917)
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2006-0034-ref295

Inventing the Airplane, Changing the World

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-08-30T14:51:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
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The Wright Brothers: The First to Fly... or Were They?

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-10T18:52:49.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianEducation
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Smithsonian Education
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SmithsonianEducation
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How Things Fly

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-07-16T12:03:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
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Inventive Minds: Paul MacCready

Creator:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-04-11T14:58:57.000Z
YouTube Category:
Film & Animation  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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LemelsonCenter
Data Source:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
LemelsonCenter
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nv-5civrAms

Did Wake Vortex Cause Flight 3272 to Lose Control?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-09-28T15:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
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Destructor Unit, Lockheed P-38J-10-LO Lightning

Manufacturer:
Lockheed Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, brass, paint, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.9 × 3.2cm (6 1/4 in. × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600295007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Lockheed P-38J-10-LO Lightning

Manufacturer:
Lockheed Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
All-metal
Dimensions:
Overall: 390 x 1170cm, 6345kg, 1580cm (12ft 9 9/16in. x 38ft 4 5/8in., 13988.2lb., 51ft 10 1/16in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600295000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
World War II Aviation (UHC)
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600295000
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Vought F4U-1D Corsair

Manufacturer:
Vought Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
All metal with fabric-covered wings behind the main spar.
Dimensions:
Overall: 460 x 1020cm, 4037kg, 1250cm (15ft 1 1/8in. x 33ft 5 9/16in., 8900lb., 41ft 1/8in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1940
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy.
Inventory Number:
A19610124000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93aa695e3-684b-4bfa-bb55-e4b21be70d9d
EDAN-URL:
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Langley Aerodrome A

Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Materials:
Fuselage: Steel Tubing
Wings and Tail: Wood with Percaline (light-weight cotton) Covering
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 14.8 m (48 ft 5 in)
Length: 16.0 m (52 ft 5 in)
Height: 3.5 m (11 ft 4 in)
Weight: 340 kg (750 lb), including pilot
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
On deposit from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum
Inventory Number:
A19180001000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ce27099d-d73c-4d7b-80b6-f64b60864414
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19180001000
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This Odd Early Flying Machine Made History but Didn't Have the Right Stuff

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Lectures
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 05 May 2021 16:00:44 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_d071f52b4cc4cb92db42948b97a21aab

Tommaso Calarco, University of Ulm, Germany January 4, 2013 - Part I

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-04T15:14:05.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
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ITAMPhysics
Data Source:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
YouTube Channel:
ITAMPhysics
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edanmdm:yt_a0biSmpGiW8

Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloy
Ink
Coated Paper
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190313000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e025b80b-21cf-4ff4-9fb2-037f40adea57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20190313000
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloy
Ink
Coated Paper
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190314000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190315000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190316000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A20190316000
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190317000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9dd703cbe-4fc5-42f0-b46e-cffd0c683ec0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20190317000
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190318000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20190318000
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Rocket, Air-to-Air, R4M Orkan (Hurricane)

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.9 × 6.3 × 6.3cm, 2kg (2 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 2 1/2 in., 4.5lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Gift of the Deutsches Museum von Heisterwerten der Naturwissanschaft und Technik (AdoeR), Munich, Germany
Inventory Number:
A20190319000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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