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:

View of (left to right) Michael E. Gluhareff, H. Franklin Gregory, Mrs. Gregory, Igor Ivanovich Sikorsky, and Serge Eugene Gluhareff standing in front of a Sikorsky (VS-317, S-51) XR-5, circa June 11, 1948.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Aircraft industry
  • Helicopters

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 6/11/1948

Repository Loc.

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


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