Army-Navy Aircraft Standard Colors Books

Collection ID:
Joint Army-Navy Aircraft Committee
bulk 1943-1945
Physical Description:
0.2 Cubic feet
(1 box)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of two Army-Navy Aircraft (ANA) Standard Colors books (6.5 by 5.5 inches): Army-Navy Aircraft Camouflage Standard Colors, June 1943 -June 1944; and Army-Navy Aircraft Color Standards, March 1945.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The United States air forces used a variety of paint standard systems until 1943, when the Joint Aircraft Committee's Army-Navy Aircraft (ANA) color standards were accepted. This system provided a standard for all Army, Navy, and Royal Air Force aircraft produced in the United States.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Dana Bell, Gift, 2014

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Preferred Citation
Army-Navy Aircraft Standard Colors Books, Accession 2014-0030, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

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