Creagh-Osborne, Frank Osborne (Captain); Towers, John H. (Lt); Equipment, Avionics / Electronics / Instruments, Drift Sights / Indicators, Sperry. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Captain Frank Osborne Creagh-Osborne, R. N. (Royal Navy), and Lt. John H. Towers (US Navy) seated at the controls of a Curtiss Headless Pusher type biplane, on the ground. Creagh-Osborne demonstrates use of a Sperry drift indicator.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes
  • Drift indicator
  • Navigation (Aeronautics)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Date

Circa 1912

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7A40009

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