Cap, Captain, Mohawk 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:

First Officer

Mohawk Airlines, 1950s

A prominent local carrier in the 1940s and ’50s, Mohawk served New York State and the Northeast. First Officer Joseph Adamowicz wore this uniform while flying Mohawk DC-3s.

Gift of Joseph Adamowicz

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

Credit Line

Donated by Capt. Joseph J. Adamowicz

Materials

wool, synthetic fabric, leather, metal, enamel, paint, latex

Dimensions

  • Clothing: 25.4 x 27.3 x 12.1cm (10 in. x 10 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in.)
  • Clothing Size: 6 7/8

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Blue w/black band around cap base & silver band above black visor.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Inventory Number

A19721192000