Yellow Jacket model airplane

gta0007_8246.jpg

Title

Yellow Jacket model airplane

Description

Yellow Jacket model airplane, associated with Steve Cantrell.

In 1958, Tech student Steve Cantrell and his roommate, Jimmy Williams were flying a model airplane in the parking lot of the Alexander Memorial Coliseum when they were approached and asked to fly the Yellow Jacket plane during football halftimes. Cantrell and Williams modified the paint job on one of their existing planes.

Creator

Date

1959

Identifier

gta.0007

Original Format

model airplane

Physical Dimensions

Width: 41"
Length" 28"