Model, Static, Heinkel He178


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

Daniel J. Dossert

Credit Line

Model by Daniel J. Dossert.


  • Metal - landing gear, pitot tube
  • Wood - fuselage, wings
  • Plastic - gear doors, canopy


Model: 13.3 x 46.4 x 17.3cm (5 1/4 x 18 1/4 x 6 13/16 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Wood, metal, and plastic exhibit model of a Heinkel He 178 experimental jet aircraft in overall natural silver color scheme. 1/16 scale. 1980.



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