@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #Avgeek

#Onthisday in 1919, KLM (Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V., or KLM Royal Dutch Airlines) was founded... #avgeek #MuseumFromHome #poster

This image was posted on October 07, 2020.

Construction of a new terminal (now Terminal 2) at San Francisco International Airport began #onthsiday in 1951... #SFOhistory #avgeek #MuseumFromHome #airport

This image was posted on October 05, 2020.

Construction of a new terminal (now Terminal 2) at San Francisco International Airport began #onthsiday in 1951... #SFOhistory #avgeek #MuseumFromHome #airport

This image was posted on October 05, 2020.

Introduced by Pan American World Airways in 1970, the Boeing 747-100 was the first of a new breed of jetliner, the “wide-body,” which ultimately revolutionized the airline industry... #Boeing747 #avgeek #MuseumFromHome

This image was posted on September 30, 2020.

#OnThisDay in 1950, Pan American World Airways acquired American Overseas Airlines (A.O.A.) from American Airlines... #avgeek #PAA #PAA #MuseumFromHome

This image was posted on September 25, 2020.

Cathay Pacific Airways was registered in Hong Kong #onthisday in 1946 by former WWII pilots Sydney de Kantzow and Roy Farrell... #avgeek #CathayPacific #MuseumFromHome

This image was posted on September 24, 2020.

#Onthisday in 1927, Hangar No. 1 at Mills Field was completed... #SFO #SFOHistory #MillsField #avgeek #MuseumFromHome

This image was posted on September 23, 2020.

#Onthisday in 1982, the Boeing 767 was introduced into service by United Airlines on their Chicago-to-Denver route... #MuseumFromHome #avgeek

This image was posted on September 08, 2020.

Happy Labor Day!.. #MuseumFromHome #avgeek #SFOHistory

This image was posted on September 07, 2020.

#Onthisday in 1954, the three-day dedication ceremony for San Francisco International Airport’s new terminal building kicked off... #SFOHistory #avgeek #MuseumFromHome #airport

This image was posted on August 27, 2020.

In advance of construction work at the Aviation Museum & Library, our team has been busy with the deinstallation of our long-term exhibition on the China Clipper’s historic flight across the Pacific Ocean in 1935... #MuseumFromHome #MuseumMonday #avgeek

This image was posted on August 24, 2020.

Our newest blog post is up!.. #MuseumFromHome #avgeek #crewlife

This image was posted on August 21, 2020.