This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Engraving, side view of a gas balloon in flight over water, with harbor walls at left and ships and boats beneath; illustration depicts the first balloon voyage across the English Channel on January 7, 1785, by Jean-Pierre Francois Blanchard and Dr. John Jeffries.
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