MP3 Player, RCA Lyra, Cosmos Phase II


Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

MP3 Player, RCA Lyra, Cosmos Phase II

Collection Item Summary:

The Operation Migration staff equipped the trike with a custom-built bird guard enclosing the propeller; radios, GPS navigation, headsets, and a sound system to broadcast adult crane calls while flying with the birds.

Collection Item Long Description:

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Physical Description

RCA LYRA Personal mp3 Player with fabric arm band

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph Duff Operation Migration.


Plastic, synthetic fabric, Velcro, electronic components


Overall: 7.6 × 11.4 × 6.7cm (3 × 4 1/2 × 2 5/8 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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


CRAFT-Aircraft Parts

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