Brantly 305; Brantly B-2; Brantly B-2B. photograph


Collection Item Summary:

Composite view of four images of Brantly helicopters; circa mid 1960s. Top left: Right side view of Brantly 305 helicopter in low level flight, with a 55-gallon drum suspended on a line beneath the aircraft. [SI 86-3056]; top right: Three-quarter right front view of Brantly B-2B helicopter (r/n N2141U) fitted with floats (pontoons) in partial flight; rear ends of floats are contacting water. [SI 86-3057]; bottom left: Long one-quarter front right side view of a Brantly B-2 (left) and three Brantly B-2B helicopters on the ground [SI 86-3058]; bottom right: Three-quarter left rear view of Brantly B-2B helicopter, fitted with spray bars, on the ground, rotors turning [SI 86-3059.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aircraft
  • Helicopters
  • Aeronautics

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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