This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
A member of the crew of K-28, U.S. Navy Airship Squadron 24 (ZP-24), hands out life vests at the start of a patrol. Caption - "Handing out Mae Wests". Page 16 from the booklet "An Operational Flight ZP-24".
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Military
- Life jackets
- Military airships
- Naval aviation
- United States, Navy
- World War, 1939-1945 - Aerial operations