Collection Item Summary:
View of five aircraft in flight at the start of the 1949 Tinnerman race, National Air Races, Cleveland, Ohio. In the lead is the eventual winner of the race, Ben McKillen in a Goodyear F2G-1 Corsair (r/n N5588N, race number 57). Spectators watch from a line of parked fuel trucks.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Airplane racing
- National Championship Air Races