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Title Western Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Model Airplane
Date 1971-1985
Collection Western Airlines Promotional Objects
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 1987.13.23
Description Model of a Western Airlines McDonnell Douglas DC-10. It is painted in Western's orangey-red and white Flying W livery, known as the "Swizzle Stick." The model is plastic and was photographed with a stand, but the actual stand is missing. The DC-10 is a three-engine wide-body jet airliner manufactured by McDonnell Douglas. Its most distinguishing feature is the two turbofan engines mounted on underwing pylons and a third engine at the base of the vertical stabilizer. Scale - 1:93
Height (in) 6
Length (in) 22
Width (in) 19.25
Dimension Details Dimensions taken without stand

Width = Wingspan

Length = Nose to Tail
Search Terms Western Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Flying W "Swizzle Stick" Aircraft Livery
Subjects Model airplanes
Aircraft
Airplanes
Credit line Western Airlines