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1950s Unlimited
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Boeing 377 Stratocruiser Staircase; c.1947
A unique feature of the Boeing 377 Stratocruiser was its lower-level lounge and bar, reached via a spiral staircase.
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Boeing 747 Spiral Stairs
Boeing connected the upper level of the 747 with the main cabin by a graceful spiral staircase that was based on a similar design from the Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
America by Air
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United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
United Airlines Stewardesses, 1960s
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Travel Poster for TWA 
1950s
Illustrated by David Klein
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By the 1950s, inexpensive flight insurance was widely available through vending machines at most airports.
America by Air
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United Airlines in flight movie 1960s

"With the advent of large jets, movies became an increasingly popular way to entertain passengers on long-distance flights."
America by Air
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TWA Stewardess school in Kansas City, 1961
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Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA) Electra Jet 1960
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Ford with Pan Am, 1960s
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Pan Am 1960s
ad detail
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Convair; Metropolitan 440, 1956
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Air travel 1960s style
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from: Everywoman’s Family Circle
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United Airlines Stewardesses, 1963
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TWA, 1953