Model, Static, Boeing 314, Pan American World Airways

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This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Boeing 314

Pan Am president Juan Trippe ordered the Boeing 314 flying boat in 1936 specifically for the planned transatlantic route. The aircraft had a maximum range of 5,700 kilometers (3,500 miles), and on shorter flights it could carry up to 74 passengers and a crew of 10.

Gift of Pan American World Airways