Time Capsule http://atwonline.com/blog/71300/feed en Family Portrait: The Lockheed Perspective http://atwonline.com/blog/family-portrait-lockheed-perspective <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>From Lockheed Burbank</p> <p>Around 1952</p></div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/family-portrait-lockheed-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/family-portrait-lockheed-perspective#comments Airframes Opinions Time Capsule Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:55:00 +0000 219451 at http://atwonline.com The Convair 990 had a Short Life http://atwonline.com/blog/convair-990-had-short-life <div class="node-body blog-body">The Convair 990 was a stretch of the Convair 880 that American Airlines requested.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/convair-990-had-short-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/convair-990-had-short-life#comments Airframes Opinions Time Capsule Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:14:00 +0000 218221 at http://atwonline.com I am only the piano player http://atwonline.com/blog/i-am-only-piano-player <div class="node-body blog-body">The airlines of the world have tried very hard to keep passengers occupied while flying long distances. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/i-am-only-piano-player" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/i-am-only-piano-player#comments IFE Opinions Time Capsule Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:56:00 +0000 215081 at http://atwonline.com Speaking of elections ... http://atwonline.com/blog/speaking-elections <div class="node-body blog-body">This picture of Senator John F. Kennedy (D-Massachusets) was taken in September 1960 in Alaska.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/speaking-elections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/speaking-elections#comments Opinions Time Capsule Thu, 19 May 2016 18:07:00 +0000 209501 at http://atwonline.com American Beauty http://atwonline.com/blog/american-beauty <div class="node-body blog-body">American Airlines turned 90 years old April 15.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/american-beauty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/american-beauty#comments Airlines Opinions Time Capsule Thu, 21 Apr 2016 19:06:00 +0000 205721 at http://atwonline.com Trump trumped http://atwonline.com/blog/trump-trumped <div class="node-body blog-body">For a very short period of time, billionaire Donald Trump—the Republican front-runner in the race to the White House—also tried to become an airline entrepreneur.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/trump-trumped" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/trump-trumped#comments Airlines Opinions Time Capsule Thu, 24 Mar 2016 17:59:00 +0000 202211 at http://atwonline.com You've Come a Long Way, Baby http://atwonline.com/blog/youve-come-long-way-baby <div class="node-body blog-body">The rollout of the Embraer 120 Brasilia took place in early 1983 at the company's São José dos Campos, Brazil, factory. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/youve-come-long-way-baby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/youve-come-long-way-baby#comments Aircraft & Engines Opinions Time Capsule Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:24:00 +0000 199901 at http://atwonline.com SST Fame http://atwonline.com/blog/sst-fame <div class="node-body blog-body">Concorde test pilot Andre Turcat died Jan. 4, 2016, at the age of 94, at his home in Aix-En-Provence. Turcat flew the maiden flight of the Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde 001 on March 2, 1969 in a flight from Toulouse.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/sst-fame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/sst-fame#comments Airframes People Technology Air France British Airways Concorde TU-144 Tupolev Time Capsule Wed, 06 Jan 2016 17:46:00 +0000 191511 at http://atwonline.com American History http://atwonline.com/blog/american-history <div class="node-body blog-body">As American Airlines rolls out aircraft in the Heritage series, I am fascinated by all the AA predecessors, their logos and paint over the years. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/american-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/american-history#comments Airlines Aircraft & Engines Opinions Allegheny Airlines American Airlines Reno Air twa Time Capsule Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:05:00 +0000 187631 at http://atwonline.com ’70s Style http://atwonline.com/blog/70s-style <div class="node-body blog-body">Ecuatoriana purchased Boeing 707s and had them painted in these beautiful, abstract and very colorful paint scheme</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/70s-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/70s-style#comments Airframes Airlines MRO Opinions Alexander Calder Boeing 707 Braniff Ecuatoriana Time Capsule Mon, 19 Oct 2015 15:53:00 +0000 183361 at http://atwonline.com Northwest Airlines 747 and more http://atwonline.com/blog/northwest-airlines-747-and-more <div class="node-body blog-body">This spectacular shot of a Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-200 was taken at Tokyo's Narita International Airport by ATW friend and photographer Rob Finlayson.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/northwest-airlines-747-and-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/northwest-airlines-747-and-more#comments Airlines Manufacturers Opinions Boeing 747-200 Delta Air Lines Northwest Airlines Rob Finlayson Time Capsule Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:51:00 +0000 180941 at http://atwonline.com Brazilian Beauty http://atwonline.com/blog/brazilian-beauty <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/VARIG%2BBOEING%2B747%2B300%2BLAX%2BRF%2B506%2B27.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px;" /></p> <p>Above is a Varig Boeing 747-300, this shot taken by Rob Finlayson at LAX.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/brazilian-beauty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/brazilian-beauty#comments Airframes Airlines Opinions Time Capsule Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:42:00 +0000 178311 at http://atwonline.com James P. Woolsey http://atwonline.com/blog/james-p-woolsey <div class="node-body blog-body">James P. Woolsey, ATW’s former editor in chief and associate publisher passed away Aug. 4, 2015. His contribution to Air Transport World magazine will always be remembered.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/james-p-woolsey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/james-p-woolsey#comments Opinions ATW Aviation Daily Aviation Week & Space Technology James P. Woolsey Time Capsule Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18:00:00 +0000 176131 at http://atwonline.com 4,000 mph Cruise http://atwonline.com/blog/4000-mph-cruise <div class="node-body blog-body">Cruising at 4,000 mph—Artist’s concept shows a passenger airliner of the future capable of flying 5,750 statute miles at hypersonic cruise speeds of about 4,000 mph. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/4000-mph-cruise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/4000-mph-cruise#comments Airframes Engines Technology Opinions Time Capsule Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:39:00 +0000 174171 at http://atwonline.com Qantas—95 years old http://atwonline.com/blog/qantas-95-years-old <div class="node-body blog-body">At top is the Qantas office in 1921, one year after the Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Ltd. was formed</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/qantas-95-years-old" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/qantas-95-years-old#comments Opinions Time Capsule Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:21:00 +0000 172091 at http://atwonline.com