Scarf, Flight Attendant, Republic Airlines


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:

Flight Attendant

Republic Airlines, 1986

Republic Airlines was formed by the merger of North Central Airlines and Southern Airways in 1979. It quickly grew into a nationwide carrier after purchasing Hughes Air West in 1980, but was in turn absorbed by Northwest Airlines in 1986. Flight attendant Mary Ellen Lipnitz wore this uniform.

Gift of Mary Ellen Lipnitz

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Credit Line

Donated by Mary Ellen Lipnitz




Clothing (Storage): 66 x 34.3 x 3.8cm (26 in. x 13 1/2 in. x 1 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Ladies maroon silk scarf with diagonal dark blue stripes inside a square.



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