Model, Static, Swallow Airplane Mfg. Co. New Swallow


Display Status:

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


ca. 1954

Inventory Number


Physical Description

  • A19550108000
  • Wood, metal and plastic exhibit model of a Swallow Airplane Manufacturing Company New Swallow aircraft in Varney Airlines (predecessor of United) livery of overall silver with "Varney blue" wing gas tank, landing gear, wing struts, upper forward fuselage and engine cowling color scheme. 1/16 scale. Circa 1954.

Credit Line

Model built by Robert Geoghegan Gift of United Air Lines

Model Maker

Robert Geoghegan

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Wood - overall
  • Metal - bracing wires
  • Plastic - windscreen


Model: 19.1 x 45.7 x 67.3cm (7 1/2 in. x 18 in. x 26 1/2 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum