Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight Gallery


Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight Gallery

The Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight Gallery, located in the National Mall building, is an exhibition about the  growth and influence of aviation and rocketry during the 1920s and 1930s. The fully-renovated gallery will open to the public Nov. 19, 2010.

Aircraft in this image: the Douglas World Cruiser "Chicago," the Curtiss R3C-2 Racer,  the Fokker T-2, Amelia Earhart's Lockheed 5B Vega and the Lindberghs' Lockheed 8 Sirius "Tingmissartoq."

Image Number: WEB11576-2010
Credit: Image by Eric Long For print or commercial use, please contact: Smithsonian Institution
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