Detail of the "Spirit of St. Louis"

Detail of the "Spirit of St. Louis"

Close-up shot of the the Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis." This image highlights one of the primary materials used in creating the aircraft, cotton fabric. 

  • NASM2015-00980

  • Copyright/Owner: Smithsonian Institution
  • Source: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
  • Photographer: Mark Avino
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