Component of aircraft instrumentation : RAAF Lockheed Hudson A16-97
|Title||Component of aircraft instrumentation : RAAF Lockheed Hudson A16-97|
|Place made||United States of America|
|Date made||c 1940|
A rotor (flywheel) from an unknown gyroscopic instrument such as the directional gyo, artificial horizon or auto-pilot from the instrumentation of RAAF Lockheed Hudson A16-97.
This object was recovered from the wreckage of RAAF Lockheed Hudson aircraft A16-97 which crashed on approach to the Canberra Aerodrome (later renamed Fairbairn) on 13 August 1940.