Sextant, A-10A, Fairchild

From the Estate of David P. Leising

Physical Description:
Handheld averaging sextant

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Fairchild Aviation Corp.

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Time and Navigation

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
alcohol, aluminum, brass, cork, electrical wires, glass, lead pencil, paint, plastic, steel, vulcanized rubber
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 11.1 x 20.3cm (6 x 4 3/8 x 8 in.)

From the Estate of David P. Leising

Physical Description:
Handheld averaging sextant

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Fairchild Aviation Corp.

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Time and Navigation

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Materials
alcohol, aluminum, brass, cork, electrical wires, glass, lead pencil, paint, plastic, steel, vulcanized rubber
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 11.1 x 20.3cm (6 x 4 3/8 x 8 in.)

ID: A20110302000