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Title Delta Landing Gear Socket Wrench
Date ca. 1959
Collection Delta Air Lines Airport, Office & TechOps Items
Object Name Wrench, Socket
Catalog Number 1995.10.47
Description Delta Douglas DC-8 main landing gear socket wrench made by an aircraft maintenance technician at Delta's Jet Base, today's Technical Operations Center (TOC) in Atlanta. Tool number: 10 M289
Artist/Maker Delta Air Lines
Diameter (in) 5.5
Height (in) 2
Provenance Delta aircraft maintenance technicians (AMTs), also known as mechanics, used this tool to repair and maintain the engines of Delta's DC-8 aircraft fleet.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Delta TechOps
Douglas DC-8
Subjects Tools
Mechanics (Persons)
Aircraft maintenance
Airplane engines