A full-scale side view mock-up of a Ford Tri-Motor under construction in the America by Air exhibition. A vibrating platform (to simulate the typical vibrations felt), authentic audio, and actual passenger seats help to demonstrate what it was like for passengers to fly in a Tri-Motor. A real Ford Tri-Motor hangs above (not pictured).
Image Number: 2007-10416
Credit: Image by Mark Avino, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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