Jacket, Flight Attendant, Republic 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

Republic Airlines, 1986

Republic Airlines was formed by the merger of North Central Airlines and Southern Airways in 1979. It quickly grew into a nationwide carrier after purchasing Hughes Air West in 1980, but was in turn absorbed by Northwest Airlines in 1986. Flight attendant Mary Ellen Lipnitz wore this uniform.

Gift of Mary Ellen Lipnitz

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19880260000

Physical Description

Cotton poly blend, blue with maroon trim, full lining, 1 button.

Credit Line

Donated by Mary Ellen Lipnitz

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Cotton/Polyester Blend

Dimensions

  • Clothing (On Mannequin): 64.5 × 42 × 18cm (25 3/8 × 16 9/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
  • 3-D (Badge): 6.5 × 1 × 1.6cm (2 9/16 × 3/8 × 5/8 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-Uniforms: Civil