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Title Hughes Airwest Pilot Uniform Wings
Date ca. 1975-1980
Collection Hughes Airwest Uniforms
Object Name Pin, Insignia
Catalog Number 2017.10.66
Description Goldtone lapel pin with two clutchbacks. Matte-finish goldtone wings extending on each side of a bright-finish Hughes Airwest logo. The Hughes Airwest logo, designed by Mario Zamparelli in 1971, consists of a horizontal axis linking three diamond-like units, which make a stylized "HH," the initials of the airline's famous owner Howard Hughes.
Artist/Maker Zamparelli, Mario
Height (in) 0.5
Width (in) 3.25
Search Terms Hughes Airwest
Subjects Insignia
Airline pilots
Credit line Delta Flight Museum