Sikorsky S-39CS Sport Amphibion "Spirit of Africa"; Johnson, Martin & Osa. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Martin and Osa Johnson pose seated atop the bow of their Sikorsky S-39CS "Spirit of Africa" (r/n NC52V) during their 1933-1934 African Expedition. The "Spirit of Africa" was one of two Sikorsky aircraft used on this expedition.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1933-1934

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-163564

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