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Camera, Flexible Gun, Motion Picture, MK 3-1, 35mm. U.S. Navy

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

Summary

Gun cameras were developed to train pilots in machine gun firing and to provide records of combat missions. This camera, built by the U.S. Naval Gun Factory, is displayed with an extra magazine, batteries, an alignment tool, and a hand crank.

Transferred from United States Department of the Navy

Manufacturer: U.S. Naval Gun Factory

Country of Origin: United States of America

Dimensions: 3-D: 101.6cm (40 in.)

Physical Description:Double spade grip with thumb trigger. Timing device records data onto film. Has sighting accessories & crank.

Inventory number: A19711016000

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