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Plastic display model of a Douglas DC-9-30 in Allegheny livery of aluminum wings and bottom of fuselage; white top and sides of fuselage, horizontal stabalizer and elevators; maroon stripe length of fuselage, engine nacells and rudder. Light red stripe on both sides of nose, aft fuselage, and on side of vertical stabalizer. 1:60 scale. Circa 1977.
Douglas DC-9 (model); Allegheny Airlines (USA)
This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Airlines have ordered more than 2,200 DC-9s and the advanced MD 80 and MD-90 versions for short- and medium-distance routes.
Gift of Allegheny Airlines