Product Code: 984
Release Date: 1961
Barbie® doll's career took flight when she became a stewardess with American Airlines in 1961. A smart authentic fitted suit in navy blue featured a trim gored jacket with silver metal wings and four button closure. The sheath skirt topped a sheer white nylon body blouse with collar and three-button front. Barbie® doll's matching hat featured the American Airlines insignia in silver metal. Her zippered navy flight bag featured "American Airlines" and the insignia in white. Finishing touches included a black plastic shoulder bag and matching open-toe pumps.
All images and descriptions courtesy of Collector Books, publisher of "Barbie Fashion: Volume 1" and "Barbie Fashion: Volume 2" by Sarah Sink Eames