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Title Delta Travel Air Model Airplane
Collection Delta Air Lines Promotional Objects
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 1995.382.1
Description Delta Air Service Travel Air handbuilt model airplane. Black and orange painted balsa wood. One wing has black aircraft registration number C8878. Serial number C8878 in white letters on both sides of tail. Windows painted gray with two passengers and a pilot visible on one side of model. One propeller and engine on front. Two black wheels with orange centers.
Provenance Model of one of two Travel Airs that Delta purchased from Fox Flying Service to begin passenger service on June 17, 1929.
Search Terms Delta Air Service
Delta Air Lines
Travel Air S-6000-B
Travel Air
Subjects Model airplanes
Aircraft
Airplanes
Credit line Delta Air Lines