This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Two Fliegerkompanie 17 airmen, possibly mapmakers, at work in an office. The man at the left is engraving a printing plate while the man on the right inks a plate with a roller. The balloon insignia of the Luftfahrtruppen is visible on the collar tab of the engraver. Caption on album page - "Zeichner und Drucker." ("Draftman and Printer"). Page 30 of a souvenir photo album of Fliegerkompanie (FliK) 17 of the Kaiserliche und Kn̦igliche (K.u.K.) Luftfahrtruppen (Imperial and Royal Aviation Troops) of Austria-Hungary, stationed on the Italian Front.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Air pilots, Military
- Airmen & aircraft
- Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, Heer - Aviation
- Military Aircraft
- Reconnaissance Aircraft
- World War, 1914-1918 - Austria