Lockheed P-38 Lightning Family, Civil Use; Events, 1947 Cleveland, OH, National Air Races. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

A Lockheed P-38J (r/n N25Y, race number 14) flown by Charles Walling rounding the pylon. Walling placed second in the 1947 Sohio race, National Air Races. The aircraft was later modified and was flown by J. P. Hagerstrom as NX25Y in the 1949 Tinnerman race.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Airplane racing
  • National Championship Air Races

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1947

Place

Cleveland, Ohio

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A02557

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