Denight Special DDT (Racer #97, N9059H); Denight, William "Bart"; Events, 1949 Cleveland, OH, National Air Races. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front view of the Denight Special DDT midget racer (r/n N9059H, race number 97). Standing next to the racer is probably William Denight, the builder and pilot. National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio, 1949. "DDT" was designed by Nick D'Apuzzo. As "Miss Dallas", the aircraft was flown at the Nationals in Reno in 1967.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Airplane racing
  • National Championship Air Races
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1949

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02706

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