Display Status:

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 a Phn̦ix built Brandenburg (Hansa-Brandenburg) C.I (s/n 26.32) of Fliegerkompanie 17 returning from a mission. The observer, standing in the cockpit, hands a camera plate holder to a ground crewman who holds a camera. The observer's Schwarzlose machine gun is mounted in the cockpit. Caption on album page - "Rnckkehr vom Flug." ("Return from Flight"). Page 16 of a souvenir photo album of Fliegerkompanie (FliK) 17 of the Kaiserliche und Kn̦igliche (K.u.K.) Luftfahrtruppen (Imperial and Royal Aviation Troops) of Austria-Hungary, stationed on the Italian Front.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Airplanes
  • Airmen & aircraft
  • Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, Heer - Aviation
  • Biplanes
  • Cameras
  • Military Aircraft
  • Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • World War, 1914-1918 - Austria

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1915-1918

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Digital images

Local number

NASM-NASM-9A12026-016-mount

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