Fairchild FC-2W2 "Stars and Stripes"; June, Harold I.. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Right side view of Fairchild FC-2W2 "Stars and Stripes" (r/n NX 8006) on the ground before being delivered to Antarctica; circa 1928. Harold I. June, chief pilot of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, is posed standing in foreground, under the right wing of the aircraft, holding on to radio antenna wire extending from under the wing to the fuselage.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Aircraft
  • Air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Fairchild Corporation

Date

Circa 1928

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A13754