Dayton Wright DH-4, Testing. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

"Static Test on DeH-4 Airplane." One-quarter left rear view of a de Havilland DH-4 body resting on scaffolding for a static test, circa March 1918. A group of men can be seen near the front of the left wing.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aeronautics
  • Aeronautics, Military--Research
  • Airplanes--Design and construction

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Aviation Section, Signal Corps


Circa March 1918

Repository Loc.

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



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