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 front view of a Brandenburg (Hansa-Brandenburg) C.I of Fliegerkompanie 17 on the ground. The pilot is in the cockpit, and a ground crewman is hand-propping the propeller. Caption on album page - "Anlassen des Motors." ("Starting the motor"). Page 14 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:
- Air pilots, Military
- Airmen & aircraft
- Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, Heer - Aviation
- Military Aircraft
- Reconnaissance Aircraft
- World War, 1914-1918 - Austria