This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
"Aug 1951. Air Force Search & Rescue planes participating in Yak Search." View looking out over the wing of an aircraft of three Boeing SB-17G Flying Fortresses assigned to the US Air Force Air Rescue Service (ARS) on the ground; the nearest aircraft is s/n 42-102588, with s/n 44-85746 behind. Believed to be in the Yakutat, Alaska, region.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Military
- Cold War, 1945-1989
- United States. Coast Guard