This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
During a ceremony in the Municipalidad Building in Lima, Peru, Mayor Luis Gallo Porras presents Elmer J. "Slim" Faucett with a medal, circa 1937. From left to right: Eduardo Dib=s Dammert, a Peruvian politician; Armando Revoredo Iglesias, Peruvian doctor and aviator who flew the first non-stop flight between Lima and Bogota in 1935 (in a TravelAir provided by Faucett); Luis Gallo Porras, Mayor of Lima; Elmer Faucett; and Venetha Faucett.