Voyager Enroute to NASM

ID: 2002-12206

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1987

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 21A

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Summary

A section of the "Voyager," the first aircraft to fly around the world without landing or refueling, on a flat bed truck outside the National Air and Space Museum. The airplane was moved from the Garber Facility to NASM in the middle of the night for installation in the museum.

Author

Unknown

Subject

National Air and Space Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Original negative number is 87-16289-7, but that negative has been lost. Installation of Voyager see Neg. No. 87-16212-12

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 21A

Contact information

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

Date

1987

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Trucks
  • Airplanes
  • Moving of artifacts
  • Voyager (Airplane)
  • Event

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • Southwest
  • United States of America
  • 100-198 7th St
  • Washington

Form/Genre

Photographic print

ID Number

2002-12206

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print

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