Coat, 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

OVERALL - WOOL

Dimensions

  • Clothing (On Mannequin): 62.5 × 42.5 × 16cm (24 5/8 × 16 3/4 × 6 5/16 in.)
  • 3-D (Badge): 4 × 1.3 × 1.3cm (1 9/16 × 1/2 × 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Gray, wool,1 button, 2 flap pockets, 1 breast pocket, full lining.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A19880396000