March 5: The Museum in Washington, DC will open today. Due to weather, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA is closed.
Survival gear used by bush pilot Sam White during his long and successful flying career from 1928 to 1964. This is now in the collection of the Pioneer Museum in Fairbanks.
Image Number: NASM2012-01294
Credit: Image by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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