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:

Lockheed engineers pose by the partially-built Lockheed Model 1 Vega, probably at the Lockheed factory, Hollywood, California, circa 1927-1928. Leaning against fuselage at top are Anthony "Tony" Stadlman (left) and Ben Hunter (right); inside fuselage at center is Gerard "Jerry" Vultee; front row, left to right, are John K. "Jack" Northrop (pointing), Ken Jay, and Allan H. Lockheed (Loughead).

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Aeronautical engineers
  • Aircraft industry
  • Lockheed aircraft

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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