This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
One-half right front view of Lockheed Model 5A Vega Executive (r/n 898E, c/n 72) in the livery of the Independent Oil & Gas Corp. of Tulsa, Oklahoma, on the ground outside a hangar, with crowds to either side; location unknown, circa 1929-1930. Right side fuselage reads: "Official Plane ... Air Derby, Mexico City to Kansas City."
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics - competitions
- Aeronautics, Commercial