Model, Static, Gee Bee R-1 Super Sportster

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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

Dr. Frank L. Mitchell

Credit Line

Model by Dr. Frank L. Mitchell

Materials

  • Wood - overall
  • Plastic - windscreen

Dimensions

Model: 17.8 x 33 x 48.3cm (7 x 13 x 19 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

1976

Physical Description

Wood and plastic exhibit model of a Gee Bee R-1 Super Sportster racing aircraft in red and white paint scheme. 1/16 scale.

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A19761186000