Model, Static, Laird LC-DW Solution

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight Gallery exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

The real Laird Solution won the 1930 Thompson Trophy Race.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19420004000

Physical Description

Balsa and metal display model of the Laird LC-DW Solution racing aircraft which won the 1930 thomson Trophy race in black and natural, uncovered structure paint scheme. 1/16 scale. Circa 1939.

Credit Line

Gift of Thompson Products, Inc.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Balsa

Dimensions

Model: 18.8 × 35 × 39.3cm (7 3/8 × 13 3/4 × 15 1/2 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

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