This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
The Orient (left) and the Centaur (right) balloons, owned by the Aero Club of America before a race, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, October 22, 1906. A column guided gas holder can be seen in the left background.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautical sports
- Balloon racing