Digitized materials in this online collection form part of the Project Daedalus records (AC-0183) in the MIT Libraries Department of Distinctive Collections. For more information about the materials, please consult the collection finding aid.

Collection scope and contents:
These records were assembled by Jack Kerrebrock, associate dean of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Engineering. They contain proposals and planning documents, solicitations for support from government agencies and corporations, and project reports. Correspondence, background materials, memoranda, design plans, and reports document the construction and test flights of the human powered aircrafts Michelob Light Eagle and Daedalus 88. Also included in the collection are photographs, motion picture film, correspondence, news clippings and other publicity about the flights.

1985 - 1989

Please note:
Materials in this collection may be under copyright. Please consult the collection finding aid or catalog record and the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for more information.

Please cite the source item title (dc.title), collection title and identifier, and repository.

Example: Photograph: Pilots, undated. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Project Daedalus records (AC-0183). Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections.

Repository details:
Part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections Repository https://libraries.mit.edu/distinctive-collections