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Camera, Aerial, Hycon 73B, Lockheed U-2C

Manufacturer:
Hycon Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal overall with optical glass.
Dimensions:
Dimensions including stand: 7' (H) x 5' (L) x 3' 9" (W)
Estimated Weight: 859 lbs.
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Photographic
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Central Intelligence Agency
Inventory Number:
A19820380001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv990ba6157-3a62-4ae5-84f4-f9bb1b93a6bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19820380001

Pratt & Whitney J75-P-13B Turbojet Engine

Manufacturer:
Pratt & Whitney  Search this
Dimensions:
Length 659 cm (259.3 in.), Diameter 109 cm (43 in.) (Dimensions for the J75-P-19W)
Type:
PROPULSION-Turbines (Jet)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1950s
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19820380014
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ee3397f2-da89-42bb-8c5c-e3d1309f3817
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19820380014

Pratt & Whitney J57-P-31A Turbojet Engine

Manufacturer:
Pratt & Whitney  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Titanium
Aluminum
Copper Alloy
Stainless Steel
Rubber
Anodized Aluminum
Paint
Cadmium Plating
Silver Plating
Magnesium Alloy
Tape
Adhesive
Plastic
Dimensions:
Length 444.5 cm (175 in.), Diameter 101.6 cm (40 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Turbines (Jet)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1950s
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19830055000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19830055000

Pratt & Whitney J57-P-29W Turbojet Engine, Cutaway

Designer:
George Willgoos  Search this
Perry W. Pratt  Search this
Manufacturer:
Pratt & Whitney  Search this
Materials:
Metal, plastic
Dimensions:
Length 400.1 cm (157.5 in.), Diameter 102.9 cm (40.5 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Turbines (Jet)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1950-1965
Credit Line:
Gift of Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, Division of United Technologies Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19810155000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90817bf10-6f76-40d1-abc6-c0af7b3c8a6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19810155000
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Camera, Aerial, Hycon 73B

Manufacturer:
Hycon Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, glass, Mylar (Polyester), Steel, Stainless Steel, Acrylic (Plexiglas), Fiberglas, Cadmium Plating, Copper, Paint, Plastic, Rubber (silicone)
Dimensions:
[Update 12/17/19] L: 48.75in. x W:37in. x H:56in.
Approximate: 140.34 x 164.47 x 106.68cm (4ft 7 1/4in. x 5ft 4 3/4in. x 3ft 6in.)
Storage (Housed in original storage container): 180.3 × 121.9 × 167.6cm, 389.2kg (5 ft. 11 in. × 4 ft. × 5 ft. 6 in., 858lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Photographic
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Central Intelligence Agency
Inventory Number:
A19771125000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv965c504e3-5d10-4adb-86c7-15d73659ce82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19771125000
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Coat, Tropical, United States Air Force

Manufacturer:
Carey  Search this
Materials:
Wool, synthetic fabric, brass, steel, plastic
Dimensions:
Clothing: 87 x 68.6 x 8.9cm (34 1/4 x 27 x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Military
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Col. Joe M. Jackson
Inventory Number:
A19711185000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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Cap, Service, Officer, United States Air Force

Manufacturer:
Japan Official Hat Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (Nippon Kanbo Seibo KK)  Search this
Materials:
Wool, leather, stainless steel, brass
Dimensions:
Clothing: 25.4 x 27.9 x 14cm (10 in. x 11 in. x 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Col. Joe M. Jackson
Inventory Number:
A19711195000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9dc1f6d61-a9f8-4912-a916-b34f1ad75473
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711195000

A brotherhood of spies : the U-2 and the CIA's secret war / Monte Reel

Author:
Reel, Monte  Search this
Subject:
Land, Edwin H. 1909-1991  Search this
Johnson, Clarence L. 1910-1990  Search this
Bissell, Richard M (Richard Mervin) 1909-1994  Search this
Powers, Francis Gary 1929-1977  Search this
United States Central Intelligence Agency History  Search this
Physical description:
342 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Intelligence service--History  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
U-2 Incident, 1960  Search this
Spies  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094068

50 years of the U-2 : the complete illustrated history of the "Dragon Lady" / Chris Pocock

Title:
Fifty years of the U-2
Author:
Pocock, Chris  Search this
Physical description:
440 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_806669

Secret empire : Eisenhower, the CIA, and the hidden story of America's space espionage / Philip Taubman

Author:
Taubman, Philip  Search this
Subject:
United States Central Intelligence Agency History  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 441 p., [8] p. of plates : photos., ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Topic:
Aerial reconnaissance, American--History  Search this
Space surveillance--History  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Cold War  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_703083

Spyplane : the U-2 history declassified / Norman Polmar

Author:
Polmar, Norman  Search this
Physical description:
x, 278 p. : ill., photos, 1 map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_628895

The U-2 [electronic resource] : a revolution in intelligence, September 17, 1998

Subject:
Powers, Francis Gary 1929-1977  Search this
Cold War Museum  Search this
Physical description:
1 computer optical disc : ill. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Electronic resources
Aerial photographs
Place:
United States
Soviet Union
Moscow (Russia)
Baghdad (Iraq)
Semeĭ (Kazakhstan)
Date:
1998
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Photographic reconnaissance systems  Search this
Reconnaissance aircraft  Search this
Aerial photographs  Search this
U-2 Incident, 1960  Search this
Foreign relations  Search this
Call number:
mrdf 000396
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_665678

Spy flights of the Cold War / Paul Lashmar

Author:
Lashmar, Paul  Search this
Subject:
United States Air Force Strategic Air Command  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 244 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
20th century
Topic:
Aerial reconnaissance, American--History  Search this
Aerial reconnaissance, British--History  Search this
Aerial observation (Military science)--History  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Cold War  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_519522

Lockheed U-2 Dragon Lady / by Dennis R. Jenkins

Title:
U-2 Dragon Lady
Author:
Jenkins, Dennis R  Search this
Physical description:
100 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
C1998
20th century
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Aerial reconnaissance--History  Search this
Lockheed aircraft  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.R4 J46 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_560758

The CIA and the U-2 program, 1954-1974 / Gregory W. Pedlow and Donald E. Welzenbach

Author:
Pedlow, Gregory W. 1949-  Search this
Welzenbach, Donald E  Search this
Center for the Study of Intelligence (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
United States Central Intelligence Agency  Search this
Physical description:
333 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1998
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.R4 P43 1998a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_589152

Proceedings of the U-2 Development Panel, National Defense University, 17 September 1998 ; [introduction by R. Cargill Hall]

Author:
U-2 History Symposium (1998 : National Defense University)  Search this
Hall, R. Cargill  Search this
United States National Reconnaissance Office Office of the Historian  Search this
Physical description:
27 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1998
1998]
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)--History  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.R4 U3 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_597444

Black magic : America's spyplanes, SR-71 and U-2 / Michael O'Leary, Eric Schulzinger

Author:
O'Leary, Michael (Michael D.)  Search this
Schulzinger, Eric 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
144 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
Topic:
Reconnaissance aircraft  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
SR-71 Blackbird (Jet reconnaissance plane)  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.R4 O44b 1989
UG1242.R4O44b 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402611

High altitude perspective / prepared by NASA Ames Research Center

Author:
Ames Research Center  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 30 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
Topic:
Aerial photography  Search this
Remote sensing  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Call number:
TR810.U64 1978X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_316092

U-2 spyplane in action / by Larry Davis ; color by Don Greer ; illustrated by Perry Manley

Author:
Davis, Larry 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
50 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
Reconnaissance aircraft  Search this
Call number:
UG1242.R4 D26 1988
UG1242.R4D26 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_349798

The black watch : the men who fly America's secret spy planes / by Ernest K. Gann

Author:
Gann, Ernest Kellogg 1910-1991  Search this
Subject:
United States Air Force Squadron, 99th  Search this
Physical description:
210 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1989
Topic:
Aerial reconnaissance  Search this
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)  Search this
SR-71 Blackbird (Jet reconnaissance plane)  Search this
Call number:
UG763 .G36 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_389257

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