Maker and Role
Brookhurst, Incorporated, Manufacturer
United Airlines Limited, Commissioned by
United Airlines Men's uniform jacket, ground crew. Single-breasted, navy blue, long lapels, 2 buttons. Back pleat on each shoulder. 2 external side pockets with pocket flaps. Left breast external pocket is slanting and has the United motif sewn on it. There are 2 internal pockets on the left front and 2 on the right front. The lining is silk and the jacket is fully lined. The front jacket buttons are plastic on a metal backing. The colours of the buttons are silver and blue. The front buttons are 20 mm diameter. The cuffs of the sleeves have 3 buttons of the same design and colouring, on each sleeve. These buttons are 15 mm. The label on the inside left pocket reads - Boss by Brookhurst for United Airlines. The tab inside the pocket reads 55% polyester, 45% wool. Made in USA R/N 69781, Cut 3363, Style 5550 Size 46L
Signature/Marks and Type
Boss / by / BROOKHURST/ FOR / UNITED AIRLINES Maker's Mark
Brookhurst, Incorporated et al. Uniform Jacket [Ground Crew, United Airlines], 2003.299. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).