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:

Three-quarter left front view along a long line of five Ford 5-AT Trimotor planes in their hangar at Ford Airport, Dearborn, Michigan, adjoining the Ford airplane factory; all are awaiting delivery to air lines around the country. Note NACA cowlings on wing-mounted engines.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft industry
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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



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