Piasecki HRP-1 Rescuer (Flying Banana). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half left front view of the Piasecki HRP-1 'Flying Banana' preparing to land, at Morton, PA, 1949. A sign in the foreground reads: "DANGER HELICOPTER CROSSING. NO PARKING BETWEEN SIGNS."

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Helicopters
  • Naval aviation

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Date

1949

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00080495

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