Historical information

Donated to Sir Reginald Ansett Transport Museum. Formerly worn by Ansett Airlines pilot.


Complements the collection of air flight crew attire.

Physical description

Pilot's peaked cap. black cotton treated crown. black cotton exterior band supported by rigid internal rafia band. Acrylic interior lining. Has perforated leather sweat band. Rigid visor made of green vinyl, covered by navy blue cotton fabric. Insignia features a golden bird in flight, with a depiction of Australia, in red, as background, beneath a golden royal crown, and surrounded by a golden wreath of feathers. Black mounting. Gold strap above peak on front

Inscriptions & markings

No inscriptions. No markings.