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Title North Central Convair 580 Model Airplane
Date ca. 2010
Collection North Central Airlines Promotional Objects
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 2010.14.3
Description North Central Airlines Convair 580 model airplane depicted in about 1967, painted in a white, aqua and navy blue livery with gray paint on the belly representing polished bare metal. Duck logo on the tail. Model and stand are mahogany wood. Propellers are removable. Scale - 1:100
Artist/Maker Airways Gifts
Height (in) 6.75
Length (in) 10.25
Width (in) 14
Dimension Details Dimensions taken with stand

Width = Wingspan

Length = Nose to Tail
Provenance This model represents North Central's fleet of turbo-prop Convair 580, which were converted from Convair 340 and -440 aircraft beginning in 1967.

For more information, see the North Central Airlines History site:
Search Terms North Central Airlines
Convair 580
Herman the Duck Logo
Subjects Model airplanes
Credit line Gift of Marie Force