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:

Two Air France SNCASE SE.210 Caravelle prototypes in flight over mountainous countryside, probably somewhere in France, circa mid-1950s. Foreground: one-half left front view from slightly above of the second prototype, r/n F-WHHI; background: long one-half left front view of the first prototype, r/n F-BHHH.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Airlines
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics
  • SNCASE SE.210 Caravelle (Caravel) Prototypes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa mid-1950s

Repository Loc.

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



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