Alaska Hovercraft

June 14, 2002 – September 15, 2004

National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC

Atrium, Lower Level Floor Plan

On view is a scale model of the AP.1-88 hovercraft, a 70-foot-long land/water cargo vehicle, along with photographs and a video narrated by Sen. Ted Stevens, R.-Alaska. The exhibit explores the hovercraft's role in delivering mail to eight villages along the Kuskokwim River in rural western Alaska.