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Amelia Earhart Visits NACA (And Gets Her Coat Caught in a Wind Tunnel!) | by NASA on The Commons
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Amelia Earhart Visits NACA (And Gets Her Coat Caught in a Wind Tunnel!)

Description Group photo on steps of Langley Research Building in 1928. front row, left to right: E.A. Meyers, Elton Miller, Amelia Earhart, Henry Reid, and Lt. Col. Jacob W.S. Wuest. Back row, left to right: Carlton Kemper, Raymond Sharp, Thomas Carroll, (unknown person behind A.E.), and Fred Weick. During her tour of Langley in November 1928, Amelia Earhart had part of her raccoon fur coat sucked into the 11 Inch High Speed Tunnel. To her left are Henry Reid and Col. Jacob Wuest, Langley base commander.

 

Image # : L-03076

Date: November 5, 1928

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Taken on November 5, 1928