Boeing 314 Clipper: ʻO ka haliʻa aloha i hiki mai …

The first of the Clippers with its very appropriate name takes us to happier more sunny times in this splendid Pan Am poster. Well, at least you could go outside your home…..

Douglas DC-8-21: Nonstop Grinning.

As much As i like the 707, to me it always came second-best behind the DC-8. One of the latter alluring features is this pair of nose air scoops. These scoops each had three inlets which provided air for the cabin pressurization/air conditioning systems turbo compressors (the two outer inlets) and to the air-to-air heat exchangers (the central one).

The smart United Airlines “DC-8 Mark IV Jet Mainliner”.