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:

One-quarter front left side view from a high angle of Granville (Gee Bee) Model Y Senior Sportster (r/n NR718Y, race no. 7) being pushed out by ground crewmen; fuel truck visible at top left, automobiles parked in background at top; possibly at the 1933 Chicago International Air Races.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautical sports
  • Aeronautics - competitions
  • Airplane racing

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1933

Repository Loc.

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



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