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White skilk-like cloth with short sleeves and two flap pockets.
United Airlines, 1946
Flight attendants wore this uniform while serving aboard United DC-4s just after World War II.
Gift of Helen Elizabeth McLaughlin
National Air and Space Museum Collection
United States of America
Synthetic Fiber Fabric
Clothing (On Mannequin): 62 × 42 × 15cm (2 ft. 7/16 in. × 1 ft. 4 9/16 in. × 5 7/8 in.)
Clothing (Flat Storage): 62.2 × 81.3 × 88.9cm (2 ft. 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 8 in. × 2 ft. 11 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil
Thursday through Monday: 10:00 am to 5:30 pm
Daily: 10:00 am to 5:30 pm