Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Aerial view of Cub Haven Airport, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania showing a large number of Piper J-3F Cubs awaiting shipment. Attached caption: "Increased production and a week of bad weather resulted in this record accumulation of 171 new Piper Cubs at Cub Haven airport awaiting delivery. The entire number of ships here represents less than two weeks output at the greatly enlarged Piper Aircraft Plant." According to visible aircraft registration numbers, the photograph was made in 1941.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • Aircraft industry
  • Piper Cubs (Airplanes)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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G. A. Brion

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Repository Loc.

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



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