Test Wing Surface Pattern, Langley

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Display Status:

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

Date

1887-1903

Inventory Number

A19820749000

Physical Description

  • Flat wing test surface shape connected to a wooden support beam -- used in conjunction with Langley whirling arm.
  • Stored with A19820750000

Credit Line

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Unidentified wood; Paper; Iron Alloy

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 63.5 x 50.5 x 15.9cm (25 x 19 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)
  • Storage: 136.8 x 59.7 x 20.3cm (53 7/8 x 23 1/2 x 8 in.)
  • Storage (Aluminum pallet with fabric dust cover): 153 × 211.5 × 115.6cm, 191.4kg (60 1/4 × 83 1/4 × 45 1/2 in., 422lb.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

EQUIPMENT-Test