The sextant would be suspended from the plexiglass astrodome in the ceiling of the aircraft while the navigator sighted a select star, and plotting its change in location with the timed plotting mechanism to determine aircraft course. The item "Vintage Military Surplus WW2 US Army / Air Force Sextant Type a-10" is in sale since Wednesday, July 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Field Gear, Equipment". The seller is "actionnacho" and is located in Eugene, Oregon.
This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Bahamas, Uruguay.