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Getting the Once-Over

Watching airplane traffic from the tower
Description: Drawing, Pen and Ink; by Georges Schreiber; 1943; Unframed Dimensions 26H X 17W
Accession #: 88-159-IW as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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The observation and check tower of a naval air station keeps close watch over the air traffic. Here an incoming pilot is checked on having his wheels down, a practice followed at all naval fields. The air field personnel also checks all traffic moving in and out of the station, and notes any breaches of field rules.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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