This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
High left side view of Braniff International McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62 "Flying Colors" (r/n N1805) in flight, 1973. The color scheme was designed in 1973 by artist Alexander Calder (1898-1976).
Collection Item Long Description:
- Aeronautics, Commercial
- Braniff Airways
- Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
- McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet transport)