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Captain Max E. Malan USN Pilot Logs

Creator:
Malan, Max E.  Search this
Extent:
0.13 Cubic feet (one shoebox)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1945-1963
Summary:
This collection consists of Captain Max E. Malan's Navy pilot logs, 1945-1963.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of Captain Max E. Malan's Navy pilot logs, that span his career from 1945 to 1963.
Arrangement:
Three logbooks, arranged chronologically.
Biographical / Historical:
Captain Max E. Malan, USN (1922-2018) joined the United States Navy in 1944. Malan was a career Naval Officer and served his country for 31 years as a naval aviator.
Provenance:
Tammy Malan, Gift, 2019, NASM.2019.0014
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Aerial operations  Search this
logs  Search this
Naval aviation  Search this
Citation:
Captain Max E. Malan USN Pilot Logs, NASM.2019.0014, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2019.0014
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Captain Max E. Malan USN Pilot Logs
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2019-0014

Stunning high-resolution NASA images available online for public exhibits

Creator:
Smithsonian Insider  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 05 May 2011 13:06:38 +0000
Topic:
Science  Search this
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Smithsonian Insider
Data Source:
Smithsonian Insider
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_09f4fc87b6a5542acba49eaa72694044

chart, aeronautical

Physical Description:
metallic (overall material)
Object Name:
chart, aeronautical
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN79714W01 [dup1]
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_450177

Pliers, Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis", Charles A. Lindbergh

Pilot:
Charles A. Lindbergh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Ryan Aircraft Co.  Search this
Materials:
Iron Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 16.5 × 3.8 × 1.3cm (6 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Tools
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1927
Credit Line:
Donated by Charles A. Lindbergh
Inventory Number:
A19280021005
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Axle Shim, Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis", Charles A. Lindbergh

Pilot:
Charles A. Lindbergh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Ryan Aircraft Co.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic Metal
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter and Depth): 0.2 × 6.7cm (1/16 × 2 5/8 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1927
Credit Line:
Donated by Charles A. Lindbergh
Inventory Number:
A19280021006
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National Air and Space Museum
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Miscellaneous Parts, Lippisch DM 1

Manufacturer:
Lippisch Flugzuegbau G.m.b.H.  Search this
Dimensions:
Storage (PSC): 121.9 × 114.3 × 91.4cm (48 × 45 × 36 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U. S. Air Force.
Inventory Number:
A19590098009
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Case, Honorary deMolay Legion of Honor, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Plastic
Velvet
Cardboard
Adhesive
Copper Alloy
Paper
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.9 × 6.7 × 1.4cm (4 11/16 × 2 5/8 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600085001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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Case, Medal of Achievement, Toledo Ohio, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Synthetic Fabric
Velvet
Adhesive
Steel
Plastic
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Ink
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.5 × 1.7 × 8.1cm (4 15/16 × 11/16 × 3 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1932
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600087001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19600087001

Destructor Unit, Lockheed P-38J-10-LO Lightning

Manufacturer:
Lockheed Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, brass, paint, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.9 × 3.2cm (6 1/4 in. × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1943
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600295007
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600295007
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Medal, Lapel Pin, Distinguished Flying Cross, United States

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Gold Plating
Enamel
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 1.7 × 0.6 × 1.3cm (11/16 × 1/4 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640360001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Case, Presentation, Medal, Air Medal

Materials:
Wood
Coated Fabric
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Paint
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 14.8 × 2.7cm (3 1/4 × 5 13/16 × 1 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640361001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19640361001

Case, Medal, Gianni Caproni

Materials:
Cardboard
Plastic-Coated Paper
Synthetic Fabric
Copper Alloy
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.5 × 1.9 × 7.8cm (2 9/16 × 3/4 × 3 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Italy
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640523001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19640523001

Box, Zeppelin Commemorative Medals

Materials:
Cardboard
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 20 × 34.3 × 1.9cm (7 7/8 × 13 1/2 × 3/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640528001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19640528001

Case, Sovereign Order of Cyprus, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Cardboard
Copper Alloy
Imitation Leather
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Paper
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 17 × 12.4 × 2.7cm (6 11/16 × 4 7/8 × 1 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Cyprus
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19640675001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19640675001
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Hatch, Right, Gemini IV

Astronaut:
Edward H. White, II  Search this
James A. McDivitt  Search this
Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Titanium
Rene 41
White Metal Alloys
Glass
Fabric
Insulation Materials
Asbestos
Velcro
Nylon
Silicone
Rubber and Plastic Coated Electrical Wires
Adhesives
RTV Rubber
Paint
Steel
Plastic
Fabric Adhesive Tape
Foam
Unknown Putty
Dimensions:
3-D: 95.3 × 39.4 × 127cm, 55.8kg (3 ft. 1 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 4 ft. 2 in., 123lb.)
Storage (Rehoused on aluminum pallet with three other objects): 152.4 × 152.4 × 83.8cm, 150.6kg (5 ft. × 5 ft. × 2 ft. 9 in., 332lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Manned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19670209004
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19670209004

Shingles and Hardware, Capsule, Mercury #12B

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
HAZ MAT: Cadmium
Non-Magnetic White Metal (Possible Rene 41)
Paint
Ferrous Alloy
Adhesive Tape
Ink
Possible Beryllium
Dimensions:
3-D (Shingle "7C"): 62.9 × 51.4 × 4.4cm (2 ft. 3/4 in. × 1 ft. 8 1/4 in. × 1 3/4 in.)
3-D (Shingle "1C"): 66 × 50.2 × 2.5cm (2 ft. 2 in. × 1 ft. 7 3/4 in. × 1 in.)
3-D (Shingle "1B"): 56.5 × 40 × 1.9cm (1 ft. 10 1/4 in. × 1 ft. 3 3/4 in. × 3/4 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Manned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680249001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19680249001
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Cover, Capsule, Gemini XII

Astronaut:
Buzz Aldrin  Search this
James A. Lovell Jr.  Search this
Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy, Coated Fabric, Synthetic Fabric
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on an aluminum pallet): 152.4 × 152.4 × 96.5cm, 136.1kg (60 × 60 × 38 in., 300lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680265069
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19680265069
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Card, Color Calibration

Materials:
Metal, Plastic, Paint
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on aluminum pallet): 123.2 × 123.2 × 33.7cm, 40.8kg (4 ft. 1/2 in. × 4 ft. 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 1 1/4 in., 90lb.)
Storage (Rehoused on aluminum pallet with two additional objects): 127.6 × 123.2 × 92.7cm, 74.4kg (4 ft. 2 1/4 in. × 4 ft. 1/2 in. × 3 ft. 1/2 in., 164lb.)
3-D (Color Card): 8.9 × 7.3 × 3.2cm (3 1/2 × 2 7/8 × 1 1/4 in.)
3-D (Two Color Cards): 10.2 × 8.3 × 6.3cm (4 × 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Parts & Structural Components
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Adminstration and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Inventory Number:
A19700294003
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19700294003
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Plastic Pouch, Biological Isolation Garment, Aldrin, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
B. Welson & Co., United States of America  Search this
Astronaut:
Buzz Aldrin  Search this
Materials:
Velcro, neoprene rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 45 × 25.3 × 0.3cm (17 11/16 × 9 15/16 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Medical
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19710809001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19710809001
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Miscellaneous Parts, Curtiss Conqueror V-1570, V-12 Engine

Manufacturer:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Stainless Steel, Magnesium
Dimensions:
3-D (Longest Part): 22.9 × 7.6 × 1.6cm (9 × 3 × 5/8 in.)
3-D (Smallest Part): 2.5 × 2.5 × 1.6cm (1 × 1 × 5/8 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
July 7, 1930
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19710913003
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710913003

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