Camera, Aerial, Riehenbildner RB 50/30, Zeiss FK 30

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Camera, Aerial, Riehenbildner RB 50/30, Zeiss FK 30

Collection Item Summary:

This camera was used for medium- and high-altitude panoramic or strip photography by Germany during the Second World War. It has a Tessar 50 cm lens.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Air Force

Dimensions

3-D: 83 x 38 x 60cm (32 11/16 x 14 15/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

Country of Origin

Germany

Physical Description

Zeiss lens 1:5 f=50 cm; film 30 x 30 cm.; w/film pack; electrically controlled

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Inventory Number

A19602433000