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Bell XV-15 TRRA (Tilt Rotor Research Aircraft), Ship 2

Manufacturer:
Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.  Search this
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 9.80 m (32 ft 2 in)
Proprotor Diameter: 7.62 m (25 ft)
Length: 12.83 m (42 ft 1 in)
Height: 3.86 m (12 ft 8 in)
Weight, empty: 4,574 kg (10,083 lb)
Weight, gross: 6,804 kg (15,000 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Credit Line:
Transferred from National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A20030180000
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/nv9e71a51e0-ef22-4a84-9091-978bfc7906d6
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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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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:
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Bell X-1

Manufacturer:
Bell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum, radium paint
Dimensions:
Other: 10 ft. 8 1/2 in. × 30 ft. 9 in. × 28 ft., 2780.5kg (326.4 × 937.3 × 853.4cm, 6130lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1946
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of the Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19510007000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99a205dd3-3969-43d2-971c-d3d3e6c6b1f2
EDAN-URL:
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Model, Static, McDonnell Douglas YAV-8B V/STOL Systems Research Aircraft (VSRA)

Materials:
Plastic, wood, metal
Dimensions:
Model: 8.6 × 32.1 × 19cm (3 3/8 in. × 1 ft. 5/8 in. × 7 1/2 in.)
Model (Height on Stand): 16.2cm (6 3/8 in.)
Support (Display stand only): 13.7 × 11.7 × 11.7cm (5 3/8 × 4 5/8 × 4 5/8 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1984
Inventory Number:
A20190307000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9829ac410-f9c6-4ee6-8ae9-80d9ca5d8ef5
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Boeing X-45A Joint Unmanned Combat Air System (J-UCAS)

Materials:
Aluminum, carbon fiber, steel, copper, plastic, glass, paint, rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 957.6 × 203.2cm, 3818.4kg, 10.312m (31 ft. 5 in. × 6 ft. 8 in., 8418lb., 33 ft. 10 in.)
Span: 10.31m (33 ft 8 in)
Length: 8.03m (26 ft 5 in)
Height: 1.13 m (3 ft 7 in)
Weight (empty): 3,629 kg (8,000 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
2004
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A20070231000
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/nv9a7dac599-44b8-417e-a59f-68f41152cbef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20070231000

Fabric, Aircraft, "1903 Wright Flyer"

Manufacturer:
Pride of the West  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Muslin
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 96.5 x 365.8cm (38 in. x 12 ft.)
3-D (As Displayed): 103.5 × 37 × 2cm (40 3/4 × 14 9/16 × 13/16 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
Gift of Marianne Miller Hudec. Given in loving memory of her parents, Harold S. and Ivonette Wright Miller.
Inventory Number:
A20090031000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
The Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92bf4880e-d23c-4837-8a22-867c10178bf2
EDAN-URL:
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Nozzle, Rocket, Spare, James H. Wyld

Materials:
Overall, aluminum
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8in. x 1 1/2in. (2.86 x 3.81cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Components (Engine Parts)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20010658003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e6702c54-64c9-4517-bcb8-c7dfe39eab63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20010658003

Injector Segment, Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, 6000C-4

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless steel
Steel
Brass
Dimensions:
Overall: 11.43 x 3.18 x 2.54cm (4 1/2in. x 1 1/4in. x 1in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Bob Holder.
Inventory Number:
A20020084000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97483a2e5-feea-44ea-a6df-d0629213a359
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20020084000

Lockheed Martin X-35B STOVL

Materials:
Composite material aircraft skin, alternating steel and titanium spars. Single-engine, single-seat configuration includes lift-fan and steering bars for vertical flight.
Dimensions:
Wing span: 10.05 m (33 ft 0 in)
Length: 15.47 m (50 ft 9 in)
Height: approximately 5 m (15 ft 0 in)
Weight: approximately 35,000 lb.
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
2001
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force.
Inventory Number:
A20030172000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/nv9a96acd7c-d8c6-4970-ad13-f7bdf2c3e774
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030172000
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Toy, X-Planes and Space Shuttle Enterprise

Manufacturer:
Action Products International, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
plastic, cardboard, metal
Dimensions:
3-D (Package): 20.3 x 5.7 x 24.8cm (8 x 2 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)
3-D (Aircraft): 6.4 x 3.8 x 2.5cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 1 in.)
3-D (Shuttle): 10.2 x 5.1 x 5.1cm (4 x 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Valerie Neal
Inventory Number:
A20040079000
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/nv929b56ff9-17d3-4c2f-a007-5cea2d0c69a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040079000

1900 Wright Glider (reproduction)

Manufacturer:
Ken Hyde and the Wright Experience Team  Search this
Materials:
Framework: spruce and ash
Covering: fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 5.2 m (17 ft)
Length: 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in)
Height: 1.3 m (4 ft 3 in)
Weight: 23.6 kg (52 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
2003
Credit Line:
Gift of Ken Hyde and the Wright Experience Team.
Inventory Number:
A20050452000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
The Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv991db1d02-ad3e-4330-8dc4-648df5cf9d50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20050452000
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Fabric, Aircraft, "1903 Wright Flyer"

Manufacturer:
Pride of the West  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Muslin
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 368.3 x 375.9cm (12 ft. 1 in. x 12 ft. 4 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
Gift of Ivonette Wright Miller & Harold S. Miller.
Inventory Number:
A19810147000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e9a1092a-b686-42bf-9188-cd3782ddea57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19810147000

Oblique-Wing R.P.V.

Manufacturer:
NASA, Aero Research Center  Search this
Dimensions:
Approximate: 22ft x 15ft 6in. (670.56 x 472.44cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Ames Research Center
Inventory Number:
A19810660000
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/nv934e2bc7f-6047-411c-8146-bcbd3065c14c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19810660000

1903 Wright Flyer

Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Fabric Covering: Muslin
Engine Crankcase: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.3 m (40 ft 4 in)
Length: 6.4 m (21 ft 1 in)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 4 in)
Weight: Empty, 274 kg (605 lb)
Gross, 341 kg (750 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
The Estate of Orville Wright.
Inventory Number:
A19610048000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
The Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9aa91e7c2-85b2-4904-aff0-d990694b6f1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610048000

Douglas D-558-2

Manufacturer:
Douglas Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 7.6 m (25 ft)
Length: 12.8 m (42 ft)
Height: 3.9 m (12 ft 8 in)
Weight, launch: 7,161 kg (15,787 lb)
Weight, landing: 4,673 kg (9,421 lb)
Top speed: 2,078 km/h (1,291 mph)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy Bureau of Weapons
Inventory Number:
A19610108000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv995af0e86-2a73-4094-8c83-d6c31dcc7ecc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610108000

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, XLR-11-RM-9

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium
Anodized Aluminum
Ferrous Alloy
Non-Magnetic White Metal
Plastic
Paper
Ink
Paint
Adhesive Tape
Dimensions:
Approximate: 5 ft. × 1 ft. 7 in., 210lb., 58.4cm (152.4 × 48.3cm, 95.3kg, 1 ft. 11 in.)
Other (Each of 4 Thrust Chambers): 1 ft. 9 3/4 in. × 6 in. (55.2 × 15.2cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19630362000
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/nv9f2f1a185-fa06-4d24-a85a-60038263d43d
EDAN-URL:
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Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, XLR-11

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Overall, stainless steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 in. wide x 60 in. long (48.26 x 152.4cm)
Other: 21 3/4 in. long x 6 in. diameter (55.25 x 15.24cm)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred by the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19630363000
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/nv938aef329-c96b-4386-824d-2ff4f9cf740c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19630363000
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Rocket Engines, Liquid Fuel, Dual XLR-11 (X-15 Interim Engine Pair)

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Mainly stainless steel, some titanium, some copper alloy tubing; pump housing, cast aluminum; insulated electrical wiring.
Dimensions:
Length, 82 inches; width, 42 inches; height, 48 inches; length, thrust cylinders (8), 21.75 inches each; diameter, cylinders (8), 6 inches each; weight, approximately 500 pounds (empty weight of each XLR-11 is 210 pounds).
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1959-1961
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19630364000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b7e16d7e-8f31-419d-8fe0-37157275b184
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19630364000

Rocket Engines, Liquid Fuel, XLR-11, Dual (Interim X-15 Pair)

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Mainly stainless steel, some titanium, some copper alloy tubing; pump housing, cast aluminum; insulated electrical wiring.
Dimensions:
Length, 82 inches; width, 42 inches; height, 48 inches; length, thrust cylinders (8), 21.75 inches each; diameter, cylinders (8), 6 inches each; weight, approximately 500 pounds (empty weight of each XLR-11 is 210 pounds),
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Air Force.
Inventory Number:
A19630365000
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/nv984c576b6-ac3e-4d0d-b867-ef2a2dbde07f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19630365000

Vertol VZ-2 (Model 76)

Manufacturer:
Vertol Company  Search this
Dimensions:
Overall: 180in. (457.2cm)
Other (25 FT. ROTOR): 300 x 180 x 324in. (762 x 457.2 x 823cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from Army Material Command
Inventory Number:
A19650279000
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/nv9bc1b43a5-db4e-4d67-85dd-16fe2e3d249e
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edanmdm:nasm_A19650279000
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