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:

One-half left rear close-up view of a Trans World Airways Lockheed Model 1049A Super Constellation (r/n N6906C) on the ground. In background, passengers board the aircraft using external stairway while TWA flight crew stand alongside. In foreground are a family (man and woman) with a young girl (carrying a doll) and a small boy.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Airlines
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1950s

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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