This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
The start of an air race, possibly the 1949 Tinnerman Race at the National Air Races, Cleveland. An F2G-1 Corsair piloted by Ben McKillen is in the foreground about to take off. Wilson Newhall's P-51K Mustang is on the right.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Airplane racing
- National Championship Air Races