Curtiss R3C-2 Racer (multiple)

Curtiss R3C-2 Racer (NASM 2015) 3497

I photographed the Curtiss R3C-2 Racer that Jimmy Doolitle piloted to victory in the 1925 Schneider Trophy race at National Air & Space Museum in Washington DC. A R3C replica was photographed at the Planes of Fame Museum in Chino.


Curtiss R3C-2 Racer; Smithsonian NASM 2015


Curtiss R3C-2 (replica); Chino PoF 2018