Sweater Vest, Pilot, US Airways Inc.

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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

US Airways, 1999

The military style of the captain’s uniform has changed little since uniforms were introduced in the early 1930s. This one, worn by Capt. James Webster of US Airways, is typical.

Gift of James Webster

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

Credit Line

Donated by James L. Webster

Materials

Overall: 85% Piltrol, 15% Wool

Dimensions

  • Clothing (On Mannequin): 67.5 × 52 × 20cm (26 9/16 × 20 1/2 × 7 7/8 in.)
  • Clothing Size: Men's 2X

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

US Airways pilot's sweater vest; navy blue poly wool blend vest with gray embroidered US Airways flag logo on right breast; white polyester manufacturers' tag on back inside collar with embroidered black text "WINONA KNITTING MILLS".

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A20010044000