This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
One-half left rear view of the first prototype Bowlus (Hawley) BA-100 Baby Albatross (s/n 101, r/n X18979) on the ground at the 1938 U. S. National Glider Contest held June 25 to July 10, 1938, at Harris Hill, Elmira, New York; pilot Jack O'Meara poses standing behind the nose of the aircraft; R. E. Franklin holds up flag at right background.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Gliding and soaring