Vest, Flight Attendant, Piedmont, 1989

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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:

Flight Attendant

Piedmont Airlines, 1989

Established in North Carolina in 1948, Piedmont was a popular Southern and Mid-Atlantic regional airline noted for its excellent service and “southern hospitality.” It merged with USAir in 1989. This was the last style of uniform worn by Piedmont flight attendants.

Gift of Victoria McLaughlin

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

Polyester

Dimensions

Clothing (On Mannequin): 43 × 39 × 15cm (16 15/16 × 15 3/8 × 5 7/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Black polyester; single breasted with 4 buttons down front; belt on back with brass buckle.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil

Inventory Number

A19900333000