@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #airplane

#Onthisday in 1969, the first Concorde took off on its maiden flight departing from Toulouse, France... #Concorde #AirFrance #AVGeek #airplane

This image was posted on March 02, 2020.

The Douglas DC-6 was initially conceived of as a military transport, but with the end of World War II, the design was changed to a civilian airliner, primarily in an effort to compete with the Lockheed Constellation... #airliner #airplane #plane #cockpit #photography #avgeek

This image was posted on September 04, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed in Paris, France, after completing his historic, first solo crossing of the Atlantic Ocean... #CharlesLindbergh #LuckyLindy #Lindbergh #RyanNYP #SpiritofStLouis #RyanAirlines #Paris #NewYork #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #airplane #aircraft

This image was posted on May 21, 2019.

With the introduction of the airplane in the early twentieth century, pilots and mechanics needed written instructions on how to properly fly these complicated machines and keep them in safe operating condition... #ByTheBook #trainingmanual #airliner #flight #maintenance #avgeek #pilots #mechanics #manuals #airplane

This image was posted on April 05, 2019.

This Cooks Travel Agency poster from the 1960s features several different aircraft and airlines... #TravelTuesday #cookstravel #travel #avgeek #airplane #poster #posterdesign #graphicdesign #1960s #advertisement

This image was posted on October 17, 2018.

The Sikorsky S-42 was developed to meet the requirements of Pan American Airways’ president Juan T. Trippe for a large, long-range, trans-oceanic flying boat... #AviationEvolutions #JimLund #Sikorsky #ChinaClipper #PanAm #PanAmerican #PAA #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #flyingboat

This image was posted on August 18, 2018.

After World War II, Fokker Aircraft of the Netherlands struggled amid a surplus of military transports unloaded on the market... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #fokker

This image was posted on August 08, 2018.

After World War II, Fokker Aircraft of the Netherlands struggled amid a surplus of military transports unloaded on the market... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #fokker

This image was posted on August 08, 2018.

The Sud Aviation Caravelle was one of the first successful commercial jetliners produced in Europe... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft

This image was posted on August 02, 2018.

The Sud Aviation Caravelle was one of the first successful commercial jetliners produced in Europe... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft

This image was posted on August 02, 2018.

The Sud Aviation Caravelle was one of the first successful commercial jetliners produced in Europe... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft

This image was posted on August 02, 2018.

The Convair 240 was the first postwar commercial airliner developed by the Consolidated Vultee Company, or Convair, of San Diego... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #convair #convair240

This image was posted on July 18, 2018.