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Airplanes - Historical - Wright Brothers' Aeroplane. Dayton-Wright Airplane Co. Plant, Dayton, Ohio. May 14 -18, 1918. Historical Note: The Wright Company manufactured aeroplanes under their own name until about 1916, then a merger was made with Glenn Martin to form the Wright Martin Company. Glenn Martin reformed that company under his name alone and the next appearance of the name Wright came soon after the opening of World War-1 when the Dayton Wright Co was formed. Their principal product was De Haviland airplanes (English design general purpose type). The aeroplane shown had been reframed by Orville Wright as his personal plane, but was not the property of D.W. Co. In this photo Orville has the controls; the plane is pitted with his automatic stabilizer

Airplanes - Parts - Plant manufacturing automobile parts for government use. Rear view of stabilizer elevating gear mechanism for the De Haviland 4 airplane, manufactured at Schweppe & Wilt Mfg. Co., Detroit, Michigan

Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Goodyear R-52 showing Empennage (Stabilizer) torn in a heavy wind. This was a new balloon and the accident happened on the first flight

The automatic flight control system trainer was developed by the Boeing Company for maintenance training on the automatic flight control system of the E-3A Sentry aircraft. Systems represented on the trainer include the yaw dumping for rudder control, the roll autopilot for aileron control, and the pitch autopilot for elevator/stabilizer control

BEECH ELEVATOR AND STABILIZER

BEECH STABILIZER

BEECH STABILIZER

BEECH ELEVATOR AND STABILIZER

MU300 STABILIZER IN THE ICING RESEARCH TUNNEL IRT

MU300 STABILIZER IN THE ICING RESEARCH TUNNEL IRT

MU300 STABILIZER IN THE ICING RESEARCH TUNNEL IRT

Space photo of the Pacific Ocean, taken from the space shuttle orbiter Columbia during the first space transportation system test mission. The vertical stabilizer and orbital maneuvering system pods of the Columbia are shown in the foreground

STS064-62-024 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS063-704-011 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS063-706-000 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS063-704-012 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

S06-43-268 - STS-006 - Tail glow as seen during STS-6 mission

STS064-62-025 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS064-62-026 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

S06-43-269 - STS-006 - Tail glow as seen during STS-6 mission

STS064-62-032 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

S06-43-270 - STS-006 - Tail glow as seen during STS-6 mission

S118E05512 - STS-118 - View of the Payload Bay, Vertical Stabilizer, and RMS/OBSS taken during STS-118

41D-39-045 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

S06-43-267 - STS-006 - Tail glow as seen during STS-6 mission

S118E05516 - STS-118 - View of the Vertical Stabilizer and RMS/OBSS taken during STS-118

STS063-704-000 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS064-62-033 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

41D-39-046 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

S118E05527 - STS-118 - View of Endeavours Payload Bay and Vertical Stabilizer taken during STS-118

STS064-62-028 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS064-62-031 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS063-708-084 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS064-62-037 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS064-62-036 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS064-62-023 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

41D-39-049 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

STS064-62-027 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

41D-39-048 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

STS063-708-086 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

S09-31-1026 - STS-009 - STS-9 Columbia's vertical stabilizer and OMS pods

41D-39-050 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

STS063-708-085 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

41D-33-086 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

S07-23-1257 - STS-007 - Glow reflected from Challenger vertical stabilizer

STS063-708-000 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

S118E05513 - STS-118 - View of the Payload Bay,Vertical Stabilizer,and RMS/OBSS taken during STS-118

STS064-62-022 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

STS063-705-000 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS064-62-034 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

S09-31-1035 - STS-009 - STS-9 Columbia's vertical stabilizer and OMS pods

STS064-62-029 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

S06-43-266 - STS-006 - Tail glow as seen during STS-6 mission

STS064-62-035 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

41D-39-047 - STS-41D - View of OMS pods and orbiter stabilizer

STS063-704-013 - STS-063 - Discovery's stabilizer in orbit

STS064-62-030 - STS-064 - Earth obervations with OMS pod and tail

A view of the opened cargo bay of the space shuttle orbiter Columbia during the first space transportation system test mission. The deployed solar radiator is shown at the left, and the vertical stabilizer and orbital maneuvering system pods, in the background

S05-16-671 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-640 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-651 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-679 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-617 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-639 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-623 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-680 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-630 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-650 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-635 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-675 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-638 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-642 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-660 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-656 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-661 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-672 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-625 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-666 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-652 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-641 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-670 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-648 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-632 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-637 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-654 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-619 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-644 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-674 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-621 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-622 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-677 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-653 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-657 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-626 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-631 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-658 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-628 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of wing tip, OMS/RCS pods, vertical stabilizer

S05-16-662 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-676 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer

S05-16-669 - STS-005 - Glow experiment documentation of OMS/RCS pods and vertical stabilizer