Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, 1907

Collection Summary

Title: Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, 1907
Call Number: MS 89-12
Size: 0.25 linear feet
Acquisition: Purchased from George Robert Minkoff, Inc., Rare Books
Processed by: AHC, 10-11-1988; JEF, 3-9-1998; MN, 11-2012
Restrictions: None
Note: Digital collection, Fédération Aéronautique Internationale

Literary Rights

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Content Note

This collection contains the minutes of the 1907 meeting of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale. The meeting was held in Brussels, Belgium, and was one of the earliest attempts to gain international cooperation in developing aviation. Delegates from several European countries and the United States attended the meeting. The minutes are in French.

Historical Note

The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale was founded in 1905. It is a non-governmental and non-profit international organization which endeavors to further aeronautical and astronautical activities worldwide, to ratify world records and to coordinate the organization of international competitions. Over the years, 100 countries have joined the organization.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 FF 1 Contains the minutes of the 1907 meeting of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, held in Brussels, Belgium.