Trousers, 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:

Inventory Number

A19761501000

Physical Description

Black wool trousers

Credit Line

Donated by Mrs. W.P. Anderson

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Wool
  • Polyester
  • Non-Ferrous Metal
  • Plastic

Dimensions

Clothing: 115.6 x 39.7 x 5.1cm (45 1/2 x 15 5/8 x 2 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil