Blřiot XI, 1909 Blřiot's Cross-Channel Aircraft; Blřiot, Louis. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Right side view of Blřiot XI on the ground, with Louis Blřiot in cockpit; several unidentified men are gathered around the aircraft; circa mid-1909. [This is probably the aircraft in which Blřiot flew across the English Channel on July 25, 1909, but is not necessarily seen here in conjunction with that event.]

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

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Date

1909

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00152521

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