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:

Posed interior view of passenger cabin of a Pan American Airways (PAA) Sikorsky S-43A Amphibion (Baby Clipper) with seated passengers. Rear access door is open showing a Pan American Airways life ring stowed behind the ladder. Note man at right foreground reading a TWA timetable. Circa 1936.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aircraft
  • Aeronautics
  • Airlines
  • Airplanes
  • Seaplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1936

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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