Model, Static, de Havilland D.H. 106 Comet I, BOAC

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Commercial Aviation exhibition at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Date

ca. 1952

Inventory Number

A19590093000

Physical Description

Steel advertising model of a de Havilland D.H.106 Comet I four-engine jet airliner in British Overseas Airways (BOAC) livery of overall white and bare metal with blue and yellow trim. With stand. 1:72 Scale. Circa 1952.

Credit Line

Gift of British Overseas Airways Corporation

Country of Origin

United Kingdom

Materials

Overall - steel

Dimensions

Model: 10.8 x 40.3 x 47.9cm (4 1/4 x 15 7/8 x 18 7/8 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

MODELS-Aircraft

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