Vending Machine, Insurance, Airline

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

Collection Item Summary:

Flight Insurance Vending Machine

Although air travel had become quite safe, nervous flyers were given the option of buying additional travel insurance. Flight insurance became so popular that vending machines were installed in airports around the country to dispense insurance policies.

Gift of Mercury International through Dennis Bennett