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Nieuport 28C.1

Manufacturer:
S. A. Des Establisements Nieuport  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Fabric Covering: Linen
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 8.2 m (26 ft 11 in)
Length: 6.5 m (21 ft 4 in)
Height: 2.5 m (8 ft 2 in)
Weight: Empty, 533 kg (1,173 lb)
Gross, 737 kg (1,625 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Gift of James H. "Cole" Palen.
Inventory Number:
A19860276000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Spad XVI

Manufacturer:
SPAD (Societe Anonyme Pour l'Aviation et ses Derives)  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 11.2 m (36 ft 9 in)
Length: 7.8 m (25 ft 7 in)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 2 in)
Weight: Empty, 906 kg (1,994 lb)
Gross, 1,140 kg (2,508 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. War Department.
Inventory Number:
A19200002000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Fabric, Aircraft, Spad XIII "Smith III"

Materials:
Fabric
Aircraft Dope
Paint
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 45.7 × 61.3cm (1 ft. 6 in. × 2 ft. 1/8 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Miscellaneous
Credit Line:
Gift of Christopher M. Larson in honor of John August "Augie" Larson, 1st Sgt 3dCo 3dRgt ASM 99TH Aero Squadron.
Inventory Number:
A20140077000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Insignia, 94th Aero Squadron, United States Army Air Service

Materials:
Overall: Doped Cotton Canvas
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 63.5 × 76.2cm (25 × 30 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-World War I
Credit Line:
Donated by Donald Sieurin Sr. and his son Donald Peter Sieurin
Inventory Number:
A20160065000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Tachometer, SPAD XVI (Mitchell)

Manufacturer:
TEL  Search this
Materials:
Non-magnetic Metal
Glass
Paint
Dimensions:
Approximate: 4 x 2 1/4 x 7 1/4in. (10.16 x 5.72 x 18.42cm)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
France
Inventory Number:
A19200002001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Fabric, Insignia, 103rd Aero Squadron, United States Army Air Service

Materials:
Linen (flax), paint, dope
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 57.8 x 65.7cm (22 3/4 x 25 7/8 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Mr. D. S. Peterson
Inventory Number:
A19410004001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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Fabric, Insignia, 139th Aero Squadron, United States Army Air Service

Materials:
Overall: painted and doped linen
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 56.5 x 90.8cm (22 1/4 x 35 3/4 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-World War I
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Donated by the family of Robert S. Sanford
Inventory Number:
A20060426000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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Le Rhone Model C 9 Cylinder Rotary Engine, Cutaway

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Distributor:
Societe des Moteurs Gnome et Rhône  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 109 × 97cm (42 15/16 × 38 3/16 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa World War I
Credit Line:
Exchange with Cole Palen
Inventory Number:
A19790541000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90dab2705-4385-434e-bbad-9c3fd40dbe05
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Le Rhone Model C 9 Cylinder Rotary Engine

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Dimensions:
Overall: 253lb. (114.8kg)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
Manufactured on September 28, 1919
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. George Duncan Robertson
Inventory Number:
A19820090000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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September 1918- Low level attack on a well protected observation balloon... the "Balloon Buster", Frank Luke in a Spad

Sponsor:
Phillips Petroleum Co.  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Commemorative
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 44.4 × 53.7cm (1 ft. 5 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 9 1/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19900878000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f0c89977-bca0-4be1-8be3-ee0d351a47ef
EDAN-URL:
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Tir a Travers L'Helice Sur Avion "SPAD" Bi-Mitrailleuses

Sponsor:
SPAD (Societe Anonyme Pour l'Aviation et ses Derives)  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Military Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 100.3 x 69.9cm (39 1/2 x 27 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1917
Inventory Number:
A19900880000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv939ab22bb-39c5-4e4b-9c2a-27faba52ef0a
EDAN-URL:
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Pin, Lapel, Spad Escadrille 3

Owner:
Rear Admiral Edwin C. Parsons, 1892 - 1968  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Unknown Gold Colored Plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.4 × 1.9 × 0.6cm (2 1/2 × 3/4 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Donated by Mrs. Edwin C. Parsons
Inventory Number:
A19772587000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92f0af51c-6eaf-4fba-a5d5-c8a74057cd28
EDAN-URL:
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Hispano-Suiza (Wright-Martin E), V-8 Engine

Designer:
La Société Hispano-Suiza  Search this
Manufacturer:
Wright Aeronautical  Search this
Wright-Martin  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Aluminum, Paint, Brass, Nickel plating, Textile, Rubber
Dimensions:
Width 112.4 cm (44.25 in.), Depth 111.8 cm (44 in.), Length 157.5 cm (62 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1916
Credit Line:
Gift of the War Memorial Museum of Virginia
Inventory Number:
A19721040000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Clerget 9B Rotary 9 Engine

Manufacturer:
Automobiles Delaunay-Belleville  Search this
Panhard-Levassor  Search this
Designer:
Clerget, Blin and Cie  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Paint, Preservative coating, Aluminum
Dimensions:
Diameter 102.1 cm (40.2 in.), Length 110.5 cm (43.5 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
Circa World War I
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Army Air Forces
Inventory Number:
A19670083000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Hispano-Suiza A (Wright-Martin) V-8 Engine

Designer:
La Société Hispano-Suiza  Search this
Marc Birkigt  Search this
Manufacturer:
Wright Aeronautical  Search this
Materials:
Metal
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 144 × 84.9 × 832cm (56 11/16 in. × 33 7/16 in. × 27 ft. 3 9/16 in.)
Support: 75 × 86 × 55.5cm (29 1/2 in. × 33 7/8 in. × 21 7/8 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19710885000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f1c91b8f-b225-4e4e-a41c-bf756aa16f0a
EDAN-URL:
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De Havilland DH-4

Manufacturer:
Dayton-Wright Airplane Co.  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Steel
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 13.0 m (42 ft 8 in)
Length: 9.3 m (30 ft 5 in)
Height: 3.2 m (10 ft 6 in)
Weight: Empty, 1,087 kg (2,391 lb)
Gross, 1,953 kg (4,297 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1917-1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. War Department, Bureau of Aircraft Production
Inventory Number:
A19190051000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv960e3bb80-cabf-451d-be78-2818d81f59e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19190051000

Spad XIII "Smith IV"

Manufacturer:
SPAD (Societe Anonyme Pour l'Aviation et ses Derives)  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 8.2 m (26 ft 11 in)
Length: 6.3 m (20 ft 8 in)
Height: 2.4 m (7 ft 11 in)
Weight: Empty, 566 kg (1,245 lb)
Gross, 820 kg (1,808 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1917-1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. War Department.
Inventory Number:
A19200001000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99b3b1335-fbc0-42c6-bfb8-172edc7e8c90
EDAN-URL:
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Altimeter, French, Military, Jules Richard, SPAD XVI (Mitchell)

Manufacturer:
Jules Richard  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum alloy, steel, copper alloy, radium paint, glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 4 x 12cm, 0.5kg (1 9/16 x 4 3/4 in., 1lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Transferred from the War Department
Inventory Number:
A19200002003
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/nv9e7a9f0d0-1fc3-4fae-97a3-fe99482c3fbe
EDAN-URL:
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Fokker D.VII

Manufacturer:
Ostdeutsche Albatros Werke GmbH  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Engine: Metal
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 8.9 m (29 ft 4 in)
Length: 7.0 m (23 ft)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 3 in)
Weight: Empty, 700 kg (1,540 lb)
Gross, 878 kg (1,936 lb)
Propeller:
Overall diameter approximately 110 in.
Chord approximately 9 in.
Hub diameter approximately 9 in.
8 bolt holes
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
Germany
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. War Department
Inventory Number:
A19200004000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95c46bb85-5617-4c5b-9d97-e74642da69b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19200004000
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Le Rhone Model C, 9 Cylinder, Rotary Engine

Designer:
Le Rhone (France)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Union Switch and Signal Company (Swissvale, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Dimensions:
Engine height on stand 135 cm (53 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Accepted January 29, 1919
Credit Line:
On Loan from the War Department, Air Service, Washington, D.C.
Inventory Number:
A19200011000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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