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Title Delta Douglas DC-9-10, N330IL, Ship 201, Model Airplane
Date ca. 1965-1968
Collection David C. Garrett, Jr. Collection
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 1995.194.1
Description Delta Douglas DC-9-10, N330IL, Ship 201, model airplane painted in the unique sideways widget scheme, which was worn by Delta's DC-9 from 1965-1968. Model is metal and attached to a cast-iron stand with the Douglas Aircraft Co. logo and a DC-9 plaque.Scale - 1:100
Height (in) 12
Length (in) 16
Width (in) 21
Dimension Details Pieces: 1
Provenance From sticker found on model: "Presented to David C. Garrett, Jr. by McDonnell Douglas at signing of contract to purchase DC-9's."

Delta placed its initial order for 30 McDonnell Douglas MD-88s in January 1986, with options for 50 more. Eight of the planes were delivered as model MD-82, the forerunner to the MD-88 and originally known as the DC-9-80.

Dave Garrett was Delta's Chairman of the Board and CEO in 1986.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Douglas DC-9-10
Douglas DC-9
Logo, Delta Classic Widget
Logo, Delta Sideways Widget
Classic Widget Aircraft Livery
Subjects Model airplanes
Aircraft
Airplanes
Aircraft industry
Agreements
Signing of documents
Executives
Credit line Delta Air Lines