In April 1947 came, all the way across three thousand miles of the Atlantic from New York a four-year-old Scots boy. Clarence M’Donald, flew alone to live with his grandparents in Blantyre. 366 more words
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Love your sports? Love the energy of international events? This may be your day! The call for volunteers for the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games… 183 more words
Gone is the golden era when air travel was a chic, glamorous and a romantic experience for only a select few. Fifty years ago Pan Am and BOAC Boeing 707s were flying overseas on regular basis, transporting socialites and Hollywood stars like Liz Taylor and Richard Burton, jetting across the globe in a care free lifestyle, and in a care free brand new jet aviation industry. 451 more words
So does the future look promising? I firmly believe it does!
New and more efficient airliners like the Boeing 777X and the Airbus A350 XWB are currently being designed and tested and soon will be measuring their efficiency credentials against the benchmark of the twin jet long-haul market, the game changing yet troubled Boeing 787 Dreamliner. 876 more words