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 a line of five Inter-Island Airways amphibians on the ground, probably at John Rodgers Airport in Honolulu, Hawaii; circa 1935-1940. A large Inter-Island hangar is visible at center background, with part of the terminal visible at right. Two aircraft at front right are Sikorsky S-43 amphibians, fleet numbers 5 and 6; three aircraft behind are all Sikorsky S-38 amphibians.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Sikorsky S-43
  • Sikorsky S-38
  • Airlines
  • Inter-Island Airways (Hawaii)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1935-1940


Pacific Rim, Hawaii, North America, United States of America, America, U.S., United States, US, USA

Repository Loc.

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



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