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:

View of the Packard diesel aircraft engine exhibit at All-American Aircraft Show, Detroit, Michigan, April 5-13, 1930. Three nine cylinder radial diesel engines are visible, the one with the propeller is partially cut away showing the pistons and valves.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft industry
  • Airplanes
  • Airplanes - Motors (Diesel)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Kalec, Inc

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Repository Loc.

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



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