Charles Lindbergh in front of the Spirit of St. Louis. Photo courtesy San Diego Aerospace Museum
The Spirit of Saint Louis
The San Diego Aerospace Museum has an extensive
library and archive of materials relating to the Spirit of Saint Louis, the famous airplane built on the second floor of
the Ryan Airlines factory in San Diego during February and March of 1927.
Originally submitted by: Brian P. Bilbray, Representative (49th District).
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