This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
"FORT BENNING, GA. (Jan 1964) - NEW HELICOPTER AIRLIFT -- Soldiers disperse rapidly from a troop and litter van after being airlift[ed] into the simulated battle zone. The airlift was made by the Army's newest helicopter the Sikorsky "Skycrane." Known to the army as the S-64A the Skycrane is produced for the army by the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation of Straford, Conn." [Right side view of Sikorsky S-64A Skycrane Prototype, in Sikorsky livery, on the ground, unloading troops from its Universal Pod (detachable passenger module).]
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Military