Bell P-63A Kingcobra; Events, National Air Races (Cleveland, OH, 1920-1949). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Left side view of a Bell P-63A Kingcobra, No 87, (r/n N52113, race number 87) being towed on the ramp during the National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio (c.1949). Two unidentified men sit and stand on the wing. A. T. Whiteside flew this aircraft in the Nationals in 1947 and 1949.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Airplane racing
  • National Championship Air Races

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1949

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02595

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