Cap, 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:

Inventory Number

A19880395000

Physical Description

Gray wool with blue trim.

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

OVERALL - WOOL

Dimensions

  • Clothing: 14.5 × 25 × 7.5cm (5 11/16 in. × 9 13/16 in. × 2 15/16 in.)
  • 3-D (Badge): 4.5 × 1.5 × 2cm (1 3/4 × 9/16 × 13/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear