Flight Bag, American 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

American Airlines, 1973

Bonnie Tiburzi became the first American woman to fly for a major carrier when she was hired by American Airlines in 1973.

Gift of Bonnie Tiburzi Caputo

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of Bonnie Tuburzi Caputo

Materials

  • Leather
  • Cardboard
  • Plastic
  • Natural Fiber Textile
  • Ferrous Alloys
  • Copper Alloys
  • Gold-Colored Foil

Dimensions

3-D: 41.6 × 21 × 29.2cm (1 ft. 4 3/8 in. × 8 1/4 in. × 11 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

ca. 1980

Physical Description

A black leather American Airlines flight bag with gold lettering.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A20181186000