1940s WWII US Army Air Force Military Kodak Astrograph Type A-1 w Case WW2
1940s WWII US Army Air Force Military Kodak Astrograph Type A-1 w Case for Navigation. Fair condition with a good deal of wear from age (see photos). Comes with the instument and three lights in bottom part and wood case that is showing some splits in corners. Made in USA by Eastman Kodak company Rochester New York. Used in WWII bombers with a navigator crewman as an aid to determine the course of the aircraft during nighttime flying. Does have an army "Height Gauge U-8112" included. Does not have the star charts that were used to set the navigation by the stars. You can find old articles on how this worked on the web. Estimated weight about 16 lbs well packed. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Field Gear, Equipment".
The seller is "qhei" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Bahamas.