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:

Top half of page of The New York Herald, Sunday, August 2, 1909, giving coverage of the upcoming Grande Semaine d'Aviation de la Champagne at BTtheny, near Reims, France, August 22-29, 1909. Included are inset photos of several of the pilots and aircraft, the trophy, a poster, and a general plan of the "aviation ground."

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics - History
  • Air shows

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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