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:

One-half right front view of Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis" (r/n N-X-211) on the ground at Little Falls, Minnesota, during Lindbergh's 1928 U.S. Tour. In background, a Fairchild FC2 airplane and several unidentified persons. A cardboard box and rope are next to right front wheel of Ryan NYP.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Flakne, Joseph


Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974



Repository Loc.

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



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