Collection Item Summary:
Portrait of Lockheed test pilot Francis Gary Powers standing with Lockheed U-2B (r/n N800X). Powers is wearing red and white high visibility overalls over a high-altitude partial pressure suit with an MA-1 helmet. Powers is standing at right rear of the aircraft, near wingtip.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Air pilots
- U-2 Incident, 1960
- U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)