Shirt, Pilot, Trans World Airways (TWA)

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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:

Captain

TWA, 1960s

Unlike uniforms for women, those worn by male flight crew members remained essentially unchanged during the 1960s. This typically conservative uniform was worn by Trans World Airlines Capt. George Duvall, who flew Pope Paul VI during the Pontiff’s visit to the United States in 1965.

Gift of Clipped Wings International

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

Manufacturer

Materials

cotton, plastic

Dimensions

Clothing (On Mannequin): 84 × 51 × 20cm (33 1/16 × 20 1/16 × 7 7/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

White cotton,long sleeve,size 17 1/2 x 36

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A19761502000