The Gallery of Flight Testing, which opened in 1976, was designed to exhibit aircraft design concepts and their significance in the story of flight. The exhibit illustrated problems of flight and how many of those problems have been solved.
0.49 Cubic feet (1 box)
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This collection is a product of the material gathered for the Flight Testing Exhibit. It includes the following material: technical reports; copy negatives with corresponding photocopies of images used in the exhibit; unidentified miscellaneous negatives which were probably gathered for research but not used in the exhibit; and a script, with negatives and prints, for the Cruise Missile section of the exhibit.
Airplanes, Military -- Flight testing
Flight Testing Exhibit Collection, 1994-0053, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
National Air and Space Museum Archives