Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Three-quarter right front view of Martin (Glenn L.) (JRM) XPB2M-1R Mars (Model 170) on the water at the conclusion of the aircraft's endurance flight, October 6, 1943. Several men can be seen on the aircraft's wing.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Seaplanes
  • Naval aviation
  • Air pilots

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Glenn L. Martin Company



Repository Loc.

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



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