Model, Sikorsky S-39 "Spirit of Africa"

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Display Status:

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

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Model Maker

George C. Lee

Credit Line

Model by George C. Lee

Materials

  • Plastic - fuselage, wing and tail.
  • Wood
  • Metal - wire bracing.

Dimensions

Model: 27.9 x 63.5 x 100.3cm (11 in. x 25 in. x 39 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

1984

Physical Description

Plastic, wood and metal exhibit model of the Sikorsky S-39 "Spirit of Africa" in tan with brown spots "giraffe" pattern fuselage with silver wing and tail surfaces with red strip running span of top of wing. 1/16 scale. 1984.

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A19840200000