CCTV Fly American! 1933

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Early American Airways promotional film with twin engine Curtiss Condor airplanes showing plane
    interiors and passengers, airport facilities, pilots and cockpit, map with destinations at that time,
    chart showing passenger growth from 1928 to 1933.
     
  2. Getthepoisonout

    Getthepoisonout I regret my username

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    As a self proclaimed aviation nut, I appreciate you posting this!
     
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    floplop Well-Known Member

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    I'll pass.
     
  4. Glenn from the mailroom

    Glenn from the mailroom I work way downstairs.

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    I used to fly for American Airlines, but then I got fired for reading 'high times'...
     
  5. Glenn from the mailroom

    Glenn from the mailroom I work way downstairs.

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    google it.
     
  6. Beth143nacho

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    "Darkies loading cotton"

    Lol

    Seriously tho, the views of the cities before time was amazing. Boston was completely different, especially since the scene they chose in that spot is currently home of Logan international airport.

    Weird to think that Alaska and Hawaii weren't even states yet.
     
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    peterfonda Well-Known Member

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    At 4:40: "You'll want to linger at Memphis, Tennessee if you like the picture of darkies loadin' cotton on the riverboats and hummin' "Old Man River"."

    Fucking racist.
     
  8. OV

    OV Rapscallion

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    spark888 Well-Known Member

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    Cool post. Amazing how much has changed in less than 100 years.
     
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