Events, 1909, Fort Myer (Va), Wright (Co) Type A Military (Signal Corps No. 1) Trials. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front view of Wright 1909 Military Flyer mounted on its launch rail at Fort Myer, Virginia, during US Army Military Flight Trials, June-July 1909. Several US Army soldiers stand waiting within and near the forward canard structure. Note temporary transport wheels still in place under the lower wings of the aircraft.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00099288

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