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:

Right side view of a Lockheed C-121 Constellation carrying General Douglas MacArthur, taxiing on the runway at Kimpo AFB, Seoul, Korea, December, 1950. The nose of a Curtiss C-46 Commando is also visible. Written on album page - "MacArthur's Arrival at Kimpo before fall of Seoul in Dec. 1950 (over) [refers to photograph of General MacArthur on following album page]. Album page 11.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Ward Hitt, Jr


December 1950



Repository Loc.

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



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