Bombsight, Norden, M-9


Display Status:

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

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Series C-1 autopilot; Type G-1048-A; used with Norden bomb sight.

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Air Force

Country of Origin

United States of America


Aluminum, glass, rubber, copper, phenolic resin, radium paint, bakelite


  • 3-D: 27.9 × 30.5 × 30.5cm, 34kg (11 × 12 × 12 in., 75lb.)
  • Storage: 70.8kg (156lb.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum


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