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Object Details
Date 1942 Country of Origin United States of America Type MODELS-Aircraft 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. Dimensions Model: 23.5 x 73 x 34cm (9 1/4 x 28 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)
Materials Styrene - Wings and tail
Epoxy covered styrofoam - Fuselage
Inventory Number A19810057000 Credit Line Model by Steve Bryant. Data Source National Air and Space Museum Restrictions & Rights Usage conditions apply
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