Aircraft Photo of NC272Y | Luscombe 1 Phantom | #556556
Registration / Serial:NC272Y
Aircraft Original Type:Luscombe 1 Phantom
Aircraft Generic Type:Luscombe 1 Phantom
Aircraft Version:Luscombe 1 Phantom
C/n (msn):1
City / Airport:New York - Floyd Bennett Field (closed)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: NOP   Other: -
Photo Date:May 1934 to June 1935
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Photo ID: 556556
Photo Comment

The first Luscombe Aircraft prototype. A luxurious two-seater, the Phantom was built in series but expensive at $6000 and tricky to land. The first flight was in May 1934 and NC272Y cancelled in June 1935. Damaged parts apparently still exist. Photo by: Rudy Arnold / Smithsonian Institution

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