Blouse, Flight Attendant, United Airlines

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Flight Attendant

United Airlines, 1946

Flight attendants wore this uniform while serving aboard United DC-4s just after World War II.

Gift of Helen Elizabeth McLaughlin

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Materials

fabric (synthetic), plastic, thread

Dimensions

Clothing (On Mannequin): 62 × 42 × 15cm (24 7/16 × 16 9/16 × 5 7/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

White skilk-like cloth with short sleeves and two flap pockets.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A19880399000