Display Status:

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

Collection Item Summary:

Front view of sightseeing aircraft hangar at Washington Airport, Arlington, Virginia, circa 1929; area at center is flooded, probably due to heavy rain overflow from the nearby Potomac River. Waco type biplanes in background may belong to Potomac Flying Service.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airports
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1929


Arlington, Virginia

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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