|Earliest known photograph of NR82H as configured from the factory as a re-fuel ship for the "Missouri Robin" Photo provided by Russell Plehinger.|
|NR82H engaged in re-fuel connection with "The Missouri Robin" NR78H July 1929. Photo provided by Russell Plehinger|
|NR82H engaged in re-fuel connection with "The Spokane Sun God" August 1929. NR82H was piloted by C. Ray Wasall during these connections. Photo provided by Russell Plehinger||.|
|Photo of NR82H apparently "touched up" for advertisement. Source: FLIGHT magazine, Oct. 24, 1930.|
|NR82H engaged in re-fuel connection with "The I.J. Fox" Curtiss Thrush endurance plane of Louise Thanden and Frances Marsallis. August 1932. Photo provided by Russell Plehinger.|
After the above article was published, I received a couple of interesting letters... see below. Click on the images to enlarge for reading.
READ MORE about NR82H, C. Ray Wassall, and endurance flying HERE.