Sign, NACA Wings

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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:

This NACA sign was installed on the exterior of the High-Pressure tunnel.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A20170091000

Physical Description

imitates the NACA wing logo, three sections of white metal logo, wall mounted

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Research Center

Materials

aluminum

Dimensions

  • 3-D (proper left wing): 44.4 × 105.7cm, 13.6kg, 5.1cm (1 ft. 5 1/2 in. × 3 ft. 5 5/8 in., 30lb., 2 in.)
  • 3-D (center crest shaped portion): 53.3 × 45.7cm, 11.8kg, 5.1cm (1 ft. 9 in. × 1 ft. 6 in., 26lb., 2 in.)
  • 3-D (proper right wing): 44.4 × 105.7cm, 14.1kg, 5.1cm (1 ft. 5 1/2 in. × 3 ft. 5 5/8 in., 31lb., 2 in.)
  • 3-D (overall ): 61 × 260.3cm (2 ft. × 8 ft. 6 1/2 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

MEMORABILIA-Miscellaneous