Collection Item Summary:
Tsar Nicholas II of Russia (behind top of ladder) speaks with Igor Sikorsky (standing in doorway from cockpit) on forward observation balcony of the Sikorsky (Igor) S-21 Grand "Russkiy Vityaz" (Russian Knight) during a visit to inspect the aircraft; Krasnoye aerodrome, near St. Petersburg, Russia, 1913. One-half right front view of aircraft. Several Imperial Russian troops stand watching in foreground.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Military
Restrictions & Rights
- Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918
- Sikorsky, Igor Ivan, 1889-1972