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