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Michael Ehl Commercial Aviation Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-10-23
The Michael Ehl Commercial Aviation Collection consists of various documents related to commercial airlines. The collection includes a 1986 timetable for Aspen Airways; a circa 1970s BEA safety booklet; a 1992 Southwest Airlines timetable; a circa 1970s Olympic Airways flight packet; a 1992 Reno Air inaugural ticket; a 1990 Empire Airlines timetable and notepads advertising Coeur D'Alene, Idaho; an Emirates Airlines timetable from 2011-2012; JAL Seattle to Tokyo flight packets, 2012; business cards for Narita Airport and Piedmont Triad International Airport; and a reprint of the 1919 sheet music for "The Airline March."


  • 1919, circa 1970s-2012


Language of Materials

All materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research and is accessible in the Dahlberg Research Center by appointment. For more information contact us.

Conditions Governing Use

The Museum of Flight (TMOF) Archives is the owner of the physical materials in the archives and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from TMOF archives before any publication use. TMOF does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners. Consult repository for more details.


.25 Cubic Feet (1 half-width legal size document box, 1 oversize folder)

Separated Materials

Numeorous items including keychains, pens and pencils, mugs, bags, tags, playing cards, lapel pins, balls, , lanyards, hats, toys, and coasters related to various commercial airlines were separated to the objects collection. Promotional packets for Etihad Air and Lufthansa were separated to the Trade Literature Collection. A Master Plan report for PRescott Municipal Airport from 1980 was transferred to the Library.


Guide to the Michael Ehl Commercial Aviation Collection
Completed - Level 1
N. Davis
Description rules
Language of description
Edition statement
1st editoin

Repository Details

Part of the The Museum of Flight Archives Repository

9404 East Marginal Way South
Seattle Washington 98108-4097

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