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Manufacturer:
Lion Uniform Co.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: 55% Polyester, 45% Wool
Dimensions:
Clothing (On Mannequin): 82 × 54 × 22cm (32 5/16 × 21 1/4 × 8 11/16 in.)
Clothing Size: 48 Regular
3-D (Wings): 8 × 0.5 × 2.2cm (3 1/8 × 3/16 × 7/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Civil
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Physical Description:
US Airways Captains coat; dark navy blue wool polyester blend single breasted coat; silver US Airways Captain of Pilots' badge on left breast; four silver stripes on each cuff; two lower flap pockets; two silver buttons down front with relief of US Airways flag logo; two upper slash pockets on inside; one lower left slash pocket with button lower left side; white polyester tailor's tag with black text "LION APPAREL" stitched on inside left pocket; black polyester owner's tag with embroidered signature "Jim W. Webster" on inside right pocket.
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
Credit Line:
Donated by James L. Webster
Inventory Number:
A20010041000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20010041000