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

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar room at 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

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