Messerschmitt Me 209 (Bf 109 R; Speed Record Aircraft). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Messerschmitt 209 [Bf 109R] aircraft setting the World's Speed Record for April 26, 1939: 468.9 m.p.h. Pilot: Flug Kapitan Fritz Wendel.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00072204

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