Compass [Astro Mk II]
Sperti Inc., Manufacturer
Compass used by pointing to a known star (that includes the Sun) and then will indicate true North.The Mk II Astro Compass was not aircraft type specific instead operating as standard equipment on any large Bomber or Transport aircraft of the time. The standardisation of instrumentation meant that all aircrew training could thus also be standardised.
A M / ASTRO COMPASS MK II / REF. 6A/11740 / 4. C. Impressed
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