Curtiss R-6 or R-9 being hoisted on USS Langley (CV-1)
Here we see either a Curtiss R-6 or Curtiss R-9 being hoisted onto the carrier USS Langley (CV-1) at some point in the early 1920s. The two models were almost identical, apart from the position of the pilot, and can only really be told apart using serial numbers.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (12 March 2021), Curtiss R-6 or R-9 being hoisted on USS Langley (CV-1) , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_curtiss_R_USS_Langley_CV1.html