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:

Photo 2 of 7. View of the wreckage of the Portuguese Naval Aviation Fairey IIID Mk. II Seaplane "LusitGnia," crewed by Artur de Sacadura Cabral (pilot) and Carlos Viegas Gago Coutinho (navigator), in the water after ditching near the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago (Brazil), April 18, 1922; photograph taken from the Portuguese Navy cruiser NRP Repʺblica, sent to support the flight across the South Atlantic Ocean.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Naval aviation
  • Seaplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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  • Sacadura Cabral, Artur de (Artur de Sacadura Freire Cabral)
  • Gago Coutinho, Carlos Viegas



Repository Loc.

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


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  • Records

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