A Grumman G-21 "Goose" Goes on Exhibit

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A Grumman G-21 "Goose" amphibian is placed on display in the Hall of Air Transportation of the National Air and Space Museum. The aircraft on exhibit was retired in 1977 after many years in service in California, Florida, and the Bahamas.


  • Hall of Air Transportation
  • Grumman G-21 "Goose" (Airplane)
  • National Air and Space Museum


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Smithsonian Year 1990 Supplement; Chronology and Appendixes. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, p. 9.

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu


November 3, 1989


  • Airplanes
  • Amphibian planes
  • Exhibitions

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