Aerial Dart, Flechette, French, World War I

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Materials

Steel

Dimensions

3-D: 12.5 × 1 × 1cm (4 15/16 × 3/8 × 3/8 in.)

Country of Origin

France

Physical Description

Steel WWI French dart dropped in bundles from aircraft. Cylidrical body with pointed tip and tapering to cruciform shape for final 2/3 of length.

Type

ARMAMENT-Miscellaneous

Inventory Number

A19910001000

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