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Name Convair 880
Updated -4712-01-01

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Image of Northeast Airlines Florida Travel Poster - ca. 1960-1966

Northeast Airlines Florida Travel Poster - ca. 1960-1966

This is a white poster printed on both sides with an illustration signed "C. Robert Perrin" of a woman in a pink hat, which is made up of seahorses and seashells and a yellow sun. In the upper section of the poster, a small Convair 880 flies under the large multicolored letters of "FLORIDA." Ten small holes were punched around edges of poster.

Image of Convair 880 Flight Training Manual - 1959

Convair 880 Flight Training Manual - 1959

Black plastic binder with paper pages. Cover stamped with red and gold text and light gray silhouette of Convair 880 jet in flight.

Image of Elvis' Lisa Marie Postcard - 1977

Elvis' Lisa Marie Postcard - 1977

Postcard features a photograph of Convair 880 Lisa Marie and border of blue/light blue streaks and green stars. Caption printed on back of the postcard: "Elvis Presley purchased this aircraft a few years back and had extensive interior changes made. The 'TCB' logo on the tail has become known world-wide as well as the aircraft's registration number N880EP. Elvis named this plane after his daughter Lisa Marie."

Image of Delta Convair 880 San Francisco-Dixie Flight Bag - 1961

Delta Convair 880 San Francisco-Dixie Flight Bag - 1961

White vinyl flight bag with red piping, two short handles and a zipper on top. Printed on one side with blue Convair 880 logo and red/blue text: "SAN FRANCISCO - DIXIE / DELTA / AIR LINES" The other side of the bag is printed with blue Convair 880 logo and blue/red Delta Royal Jet Service logo.

Image of Delta Royal Jet Service Playing Cards - 1965

Delta Royal Jet Service Playing Cards - 1965

Red deck of playing cards with blue/red/white Delta Royal Jet Service logo. White text: BEST THING THAT EVER / HAPPENED TO AIR TRAVEL / DELTA DC-8 AND 9 FANJETS / AND CONVAIR 880 JETLINERS

Image of Delta Royal Jet Service Matchbook - 1960

Delta Royal Jet Service Matchbook - 1960

Red/gold matchbook with Delta Oval Widget logo. Printed on striker side in white: "YOU CAN DEPEND UPON / Royal Jet Service." Printed on back in white and navy blue: "YOU CAN DEPEND UPON / DOUGLAS DC-8 / CONVAIR 880 / Royal Jet Service."

Image of Delta Convair 880 Club Compartment Seat Pair - 1960

Delta Convair 880 Club Compartment Seat Pair - 1960

Connected pair of white molded fiberglass aircraft lounge seats with "Chinese Red" orange seat cushions and black base. Each of the two exterior seat arms have a metal flip-top ashtray. Metal holes in front of the seat arms could hold seat trays.

Image of Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Clear conical-shaped glass. No markings.

Image of Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Delta Martini Glass - ca. 1960-1964

Clear conical-shaped glass. No markings.

Image of Delta Convair 880, N880AJ, Cockpit - 01/27/1959

Delta Convair 880, N880AJ, Cockpit - 01/27/1959

Convair 880 cockpit painted in Delta Classic Widget livery. Cockpit is from the prototype Convair 880 jet: Model: Convair 880-22 Registration No.: N801TW, changed to N8489H in 1961, and N871TW in 1964 Serial No.: 01 Manufactured Date: January 27, 1959

Image of Delta Convair 880, Ship 905, ATL - 12/1973

Delta Convair 880, Ship 905, ATL - 12/1973

Digital image, TIFF format, 72 mb Delta Convair 880, N8805E, Ship 905, parked on the ramp, probably outside Delta's Technical Operations Center (TOC) in Atlanta.