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 of the Jurca MJ-2 TempOte (Tempest) (c/n 01, r/n F-PHOE), a homebuilt aircraft designed and built by Marcel Jurca, on the ground, possibly outside the Aero Club de Courbevoie building at the Aerodrome de Saint-Cyr, near Paris, France, circa July-August 1956. [See NASM 9A00129 for related September 25, 1956, letter from Marcel Jurca to Theodore Sellin.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa July-August 1956

Repository Loc.

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



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