Model, Static, Bell XP-59A Airacomet

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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

Steve Bryant

Credit Line

Model by Steve Bryant.

Materials

  • Styrene - Wings and tail
  • Epoxy covered styrofoam - Fuselage

Dimensions

Model: 23.5 x 73 x 34cm (9 1/4 x 28 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

1942

Physical Description

Styrene and epoxy-covered styrofoam exhibit model of a Bell XP-59A Airacomet experimental jet aircraft in overal natural aluminum color scheme. 1/16 scale. 1981.

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A19810057000

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