Time Capsule http://atwonline.com/blog/71300/feed en Cheers Farnborough! http://atwonline.com/blog/cheers-farnborough <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/Farnbro%20pix.jpg" style="width: 595px; height: 443px;" /></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div> http://atwonline.com/blog/cheers-farnborough#comments Blogs Time Capsule Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:12:00 +0000 131681 at http://atwonline.com Luxury was always in style http://atwonline.com/blog/luxury-was-always-style <div class="node-body blog-body">TWA first class </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/luxury-was-always-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/luxury-was-always-style#comments Blogs Time Capsule Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:23:00 +0000 129561 at http://atwonline.com A Work of Art http://atwonline.com/blog/work-art <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/06/Qantas%20747.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 439px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div> http://atwonline.com/blog/work-art#comments Blogs Engines boeing 747 Qantas Time Capsule Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:46:00 +0000 127861 at http://atwonline.com Celebrating the A300 http://atwonline.com/blog/celebrating-a300 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Congratulations to Airbus on the 40th Anniversary of entry into service of the A300B, shown in our <a href="http://atwonline.com/photo-galleries/atw-photo-gallery-news-may-2014#slide-10-field_images-124271">Photo Gallery for May</a>&nbsp;in the colors of launch customer Air France. In 1977, Eastern Airlines became the US launch customer of the type with an order of 23. I like this profile picture. &nbsp;<img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/05/Eastern%20A300.jpg" style="width: 755px; height: 600px;" /></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/celebrating-a300" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/celebrating-a300#comments Airframes Blogs A300 Air France Airbus eastern airlines Time Capsule Mon, 19 May 2014 19:45:00 +0000 126061 at http://atwonline.com Concordes in Formation http://atwonline.com/blog/concordes-formation <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/04/BA%20Concordes.jpg" style="width: 800px; height: 578px;" /></p> <p>British Airways took this photo to celebrate its 10<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of scheduled Concorde service Jan. 21, 1986. Shown is more than half of BA&rsquo;s fleet of seven A&eacute;rospatiale-BAC Concordes. Photograph by Adrian Meredith.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/concordes-formation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/concordes-formation#comments Blogs BA British Airways Concordes Time Capsule Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:44:00 +0000 123721 at http://atwonline.com Time Capsule - Photos http://atwonline.com/blog/time-capsule-photos <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>For a view of my past Time Capsule photos, please visit this Photo Gallery, and visit often. Not only will I show photos used on my Blog, but I will share photos from <em>ATW&rsquo;s</em> vast historical library and snapshots from the pages of <em>Air Transport World</em> over the past 50 years. Please continue to send in your comments&mdash;they are welcome!</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div> http://atwonline.com/blog/time-capsule-photos#comments Blogs Time Capsule Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:53:00 +0000 121181 at http://atwonline.com Happy Belated Birthday, DFW! http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw <div class="node-body blog-body">Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport celebrated its 40th anniversary in January. The first customer at DFW was American Airlines. Just five years later, American Airlines moved its headquarters from New York City to Dallas, helping to create one of the top ten airports in the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/happy-belated-birthday-dfw#comments Airlines Blogs Airports & Routes American Airlines Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport DFW Time Capsule Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:41:00 +0000 119931 at http://atwonline.com Eastern Renewal http://atwonline.com/blog/eastern-renewal <div class="node-body blog-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) is reviewing an application for a new Eastern Air Lines to begin service. Eastern Air Lines Group CEO Ed Wegel plans to start charter service in December, pending DOT and FAA approval. The first aircraft for the new airline will be an Airbus A320, scheduled for delivery in August or September, according to Wegel. The plans are for scheduled services, eventually.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/eastern-renewal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/eastern-renewal#comments Airlines Blogs Air Transport World ATW Eastern Air Lines eastern airlines Time Capsule Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:02:00 +0000 116671 at http://atwonline.com ATW: 50 Years Ago http://atwonline.com/blog/atw-50-years-ago <div class="node-body blog-body">From Alan Boyd to Pan Am's Berlin service</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/atw-50-years-ago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/atw-50-years-ago#comments Blogs ATW's 50th Anniversary Alan Boyd Berlin CAB Concorde Pan Am SST Time Capsule Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:27:00 +0000 113991 at http://atwonline.com Pure Jet Service http://atwonline.com/blog/pure-jet-service <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2014/01/Boeing%20707_re.jpg" style="width: 504px; height: 341px; " /></p> <p><strong>Caption:</strong> In 1959, Northeast Airlines operated its first pure jet service using Boeing 707 &quot;Intercontinental&quot; jet liners. Northeast was the first airline to fly these high speed craft between Miami and New York and had the distinction of being one of the first airlines in the United States to offer pure jet service.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/pure-jet-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/pure-jet-service#comments Airframes Time Capsule Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:39:00 +0000 111961 at http://atwonline.com Pan Am Era—Celebrating a New Year http://atwonline.com/blog/pan-am-era-celebrating-new-year <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/pan-am-era-celebrating-new-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/pan-am-era-celebrating-new-year#comments Blogs Time Capsule Mon, 23 Dec 2013 16:06:00 +0000 110101 at http://atwonline.com Henson - A true commuter http://atwonline.com/blog/henson-true-commuter <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2013/11/Henson Dash 7.jpg"><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2013/11/Henson%20Dash%207.jpg" style="width: 800px; height: 515px; " /></a>Dick Henson will always be remembered as an airline pioneer and entrepreneur.&nbsp; He started with one route from Hagerstown, Maryland to Washington, DC in 1962 with Beech 18s.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/henson-true-commuter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/henson-true-commuter#comments Blogs Time Capsule Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:32:00 +0000 107421 at http://atwonline.com United farewell to Convair 340 http://atwonline.com/blog/united-farewell-convair-340 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2013/11/uploads/2013/11/united.jpg" style="width: 456px; height: 600px; " />United Air Lines Press Release, March 1968:</strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/united-farewell-convair-340" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/united-farewell-convair-340#comments Blogs Time Capsule Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:26:00 +0000 104511 at http://atwonline.com Air France turns 80 http://atwonline.com/blog/air-france-turns-80 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2013/10/Air%20France%20historical.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 400px; " /><br /> Air France is celebrating its 80<sup>th</sup> anniversary with a year of dedications. The airline was inaugurated at Le Bourget Airport on Oct. 7, 1933 and was formed by the merger of Air Orient, Air Union, Soci&eacute;t&eacute; G&eacute;n&eacute;rale de Transports A&eacute;riens, the CIDNA and A&eacute;ropostale.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/air-france-turns-80" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/air-france-turns-80#comments Blogs Time Capsule Fri, 11 Oct 2013 16:01:00 +0000 101811 at http://atwonline.com Always a Pioneer http://atwonline.com/blog/always-pioneer <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2013/09/1959-02-16%20Boeing%20707-138%20VH-EBA%20roll-out%20at%20Renton.jpg" style="width: 740px; height: 540px; " />We are pleased that reader David Gregor sent this beautiful shot of the rollout of Qantas VH-EBA in February 1959. This is one of three Boeing 707-138s still around.</p> <p> Qantas was the first airline outside the US to buy the Boeing 707, and 13 were built for the Australia-based carrier. The aircraft shown in the picture was the 29<sup>th</sup> Boeing 707 built.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/time-capsule">Time Capsule</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/always-pioneer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/always-pioneer#comments Airlines Blogs Time Capsule Tue, 17 Sep 2013 20:19:00 +0000 98651 at http://atwonline.com