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 from above of two US captured Kugisho MXY7-K2 catapult trainers for the Ohka 43B Cherry Blossom bombers on the ground, resting on sawhorses, likely Yokosuka, Japan (near Tokyo), probably circa late 1945. US servicemen and jeep in left background, unidentified man near nose of aircraft in right foreground.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa late 1945

Repository Loc.

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



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