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dc.contributor.authorDiehl, Martha
dc.contributor.authorAllen, Thomas J., PhD
dc.date.accessioned2016-12-13T16:47:46Z
dc.date.available2016-12-13T16:47:46Z
dc.date.created2016-11-13
dc.date.issued2016-12-13
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10735.1/5143
dc.descriptionThis is a guide to materials in The Karl Baur Collection housed in the History of Aviation Collection, Special Collections and Archives Division, The University of Texas at Dallas.en_US
dc.description.abstractKarl Baur is most known for having been the chief test pilot for the Messerschmitt Company, in Germany in the late 1930s until the end of the Second World War. He test piloted such famous aircraft as the Me-109, the Me-262 jet fighter, and the Me-163 rocket plane. After a brief stay in United States in the later part of 1945, Baur returned to Germany. In 1954 Baur accepted a position as an engineer at the Chance Vought Aircraft Corporation in Dallas, Texas, where he worked until his death in 1963.en_US
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.rightsPermission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections Department, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.en_US
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945en_US
dc.subjectBaur, Karl, 1911-1963en_US
dc.subjectTest pilotsen_US
dc.subjectAerospace engineeringen_US
dc.subjectAeronautics, Militaryen_US
dc.subjectAeronautics--Germany.en_US
dc.subjectAir pilotsen_US
dc.subjectResearch Aircraften_US
dc.subjectAircraft industryen_US
dc.subjectAirplanes, Militaryen_US
dc.subjectJet planesen_US
dc.subjectMesserschmitt Me 262 Familyen_US
dc.subjectChance Vought Aircraft Incen_US
dc.subjectLing-Temco-Vought Incen_US
dc.subjectGlider pilotsen_US
dc.subjectGliders (Aeronautics)en_US
dc.subjectDaimler-Benz Aktiengesellschaften_US
dc.subjectMesserschmitt Me 262 B-2 (HeS 011A Powered Night Fighter Proposal)en_US
dc.subjectAeronautical sportsen_US
dc.subjectMesserschmitt, Willy, 1898-en_US
dc.titleGuide to the Karl Baur Collection,en_US
dc.typeTexten_US
dc.type.genreFinding aiden_US
dc.identifier.collectionnumberH060-01


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