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Title Delta Lockheed L-1011-500 Model Airplane
Date ca. 1979
Collection Whit Hawkins Collection
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 2017.140.4
Description Plastic Lockheed L-1011-500 model airplane in Delta's classic widget livery. Wood and metal stand with brass plate: "The Lockheed TriStar 500 Jet Transport" Scale - 1:100.
Artist/Maker Pacific Miniatures (Pac Min)
Height (in) 10.5
Length (in) 19.5
Width (in) 19
Dimension Details Dimensions taken with stand

Width = Wingspan

Length = Nose to Tail
Provenance Owned by Whit Hawkins.

Delta was the first U.S. airline to fly the Lockheed L-1011-500 on June 17, 1979, when it inaugurated service to Frankfurt from Atlanta.
People Hawkins, W. Whitley "Whit," 1931-2017
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Lockheed L-1011-500 TriStar
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
Classic Widget Aircraft Livery
Logo, Delta Classic Widget
Subjects Model airplanes
Aircraft
Airplanes
Credit line Gift of Betty B. Hawkins in memory of William Whitley Hawkins