Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Maurice Prevost, in Hendon, England, standing in front of his Deperdussin monoplane with 100 h.p. Gnome engine. Prevost used this plane in the contest for the Gordon Bennett Cup. The photograph is dated 7/8/12.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics - History
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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



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