Trousers, Pilot, Frontier Airlines

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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:

First Officer

Frontier Airlines, 1973

Emily Howell broke through the gender barrier to become the first American woman to fly routinely for a scheduled U.S. commercial airline. An experienced pilot when regional carrier Frontier Airlines hired her as a second officer in 1973, Howell soon advanced to first officer (co-pilot) and then to captain.

Gift of Emily Howell through Frontier Airlines

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

Materials

wool

Dimensions

Clothing (On Mannequin): 108 × 40 × 14cm (42 1/2 × 15 3/4 × 5 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Gray wool similar to above coat ,elastic waist , no pocket, straight legged, no cuffs,

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A19761531000