Dayton Wright DH-4 Mailplane; Air Mail, USA, Operations, Night Flying. photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

One-quarter front left side view of Dayton Wright DH-4 mailplane on the ground, at night; aircraft is equipped with lights on nose and wingtips for night flying operations; circa mid 1920s. Crowd looks on from left side.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes
  • Air mail service

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa mid 1920s

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A06394

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