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Title Delta Curtiss C-46, N9884F, Ship 104, Air Freighter Model Airplane
Date ca. 1970s
Collection Delta Air Lines Promotional Objects
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 1995.122.6
Description Delta Curtiss C-46, N9884F, Ship 104, air freighter model. Handbuilt plastic model airplane made from a model kit. Painted in Delta's White Cap airplane livery. Text on model's tail: "104 / Super C46 Air Freighter" Cargo door in the model's fuselage is glued in open position. Wheel well doors are glued open and landing gear is down, but wheels are broken off and missing.
Provenance Model of Curtiss C-46, N9884F, an all-cargo plane delivered to Delta on August 31, 1957.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Curtiss C-46
Logo, Delta Flying D
White Top Aircraft Livery
Subjects Model airplanes
Cargo planes
Credit line Gift of Frank Hines to Delta Air Lines