This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
"Preparing La Niła for a flight to Santo Domingo (1927) for passenger operation across the West Indies." One-half right rear view, close up, of West Indian Aerial Express Fairchild FC-2W floatplane "La Niła" at rest on the water near the shore; pilot Basil Rowe poses standing in foreground; ground crewman stands on upper wing refueling aircraft from cans prior to a flight to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; 1927.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Commercial
- Fairchild FC-2W