Bellanca Pacemaker CH (CH-200); Equipment, Aerial Pickup Systems; Air Mail, USA, Operations, Aerial Pickup. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front view from ground of Bellanca CH (r/n NR 7084) in low-level flight (at 100 mph) as it picks up a mail sack; the mail bag shock cord can be seen caught on the Bellanca's pole hook.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Air mail service

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1931

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00138871

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