Simple Altimeter, 0-15 Thousand Feet


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Credit Line

Transferred from the Department of Commerce


  • Aluminum Alloy
  • Glass
  • Paint
  • Radium Paint
  • Steel


3-D: 5.7 × 9.5cm (2 1/4 × 3 3/4 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

97mm diameter, 60mm long; bright metal case; range 0 to 15000, 1929.


INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management

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