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Title Western Airlines DC-6B, N91302, Model Airplane
Date 1957-1959
Collection Western Airlines Promotional Objects
Object Name Model
Catalog Number 1987.13.25
Description Western Airlines Douglas DC-6B Model Airplane. It is painted in the "Indian Head" livery with the N# N91302. The model is metal, propellers are detatched and stand is missing. Fitted to hang with wire. Scale 1:50.
Height (in) 6
Length (in) 25.25
Width (in) 28.5
Dimension Details Dimensions taken without stand

Width = Wingspan

Length = Nose to Tail
Provenance Model of a Douglas DC-6B, a variant of the DC-6, a piston-powered airliner and transport aircraft built by the Douglas Aircraft Company from 1946 to 1958. The DC-6B had passenger doors only and a lighter floor than earlier versions of the aircraft. Western Airlines flew the DC-6B from 1952-1969, which was painted in this color scheme from 1957-1959.
Search Terms Western Airlines
Indian Head
Douglas DC-6B
Subjects Model airplanes
Aircraft
Airplanes
Credit line Western Airlines