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:

One-quarter left front close-up view of the nose section of KLM (Royal Dutch Air Lines) Douglas DC-2-115E "Kwak" (r/n PH-AKQ; c/n 1363; no. 11) on the ground at Budapest Airport (either Matyasfold or Budaors, which opened in 1937) being refueled. Fuel truck in left foreground.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airlines
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa late 1930s

Repository Loc.

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



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