Aerodrome Float (1895-96), Langley

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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.

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820812000

Physical Description

Round, ball-like tank with external fixtures for attachments.

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Copper Alloy
  • Ferrous Alloy
  • Solder
  • Natural Fiber Fabric

Dimensions

3-D (Overall): 20.3 × 12.1 × 7.6cm (8 × 4 3/4 × 3 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

EQUIPMENT-Test