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:

"First airplane to land on the island of St. Thomas (1927). The golf course was our landing field. One way field, land to the north, take off to the south." Head-on (front) view from ground level of Keystone K-47 Pathfinder taking off from golf course at St. Thomas, U. S. Virgin Islands.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airlines
  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Keystone K-47 Pathfinder

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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



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