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The Pan American Airways Marine Air Terminal on Dinner Key in the Coconut Grove section of Miami, Florida, was considered a milestone of design in commercial aviation when it opened #onthisday in 1934. This image was posted on March 25, 2022. #panam #dinnerkey #avgeek #aviationhistory #airport #postcard
Air West was branded with an ultramodern service mark in bright interchangeable color combinations of lime green, royal blue, orange, pink, and bronze. This image was posted on March 24, 2022. #defunctthursday #airwest #pacificairlines #bonanzaairlines #westcoastairlines #avgeek #aviationhistory
Bonnie Tiburzi became the first woman to fly for a major commercial carrier when she was hired by American Airlines in 1973. This image was posted on March 23, 2022. #womeninaviation #avgeek #womenshistorymonth #aviationhistory
#Onthisday in 1920, Hollywood costume designer and Academy Award winner, William Travilla, was born in Los Angeles, California. This image was posted on March 22, 2022. #avgeek #williamtravilla #united #fashion
#Onthisday in 1947, the Convair 240 made its maiden flight. This image was posted on March 16, 2022. #convair #avgeek #airplane #otd
#Onthisday in 1967, Air Southwest Company was founded by Herb Kelleher and in 1971, its name was changed to Southwest Airlines Company. This image was posted on March 15, 2022. #avgeek #southwest #aviationhistory #otd
Pennsylvania Central Airlines changed its name to Capital Airlines in 1948. This image was posted on March 10, 2022. #defunctthursday #capitalairlines #avgeek
#OnThisDay in 1923, fashion designer André Courrèges (1923–2016) was born in Pau, France. This image was posted on March 09, 2022. #avgeek #uniform #airfrance #uta #fashion #1970s
#Onthisday in 1969, the first Concorde prototype took off on its maiden flight departing from Toulouse, France. This image was posted on March 02, 2022. #concorde #greatbritain #france #avgeek #airplane
Looking for a little design inspiration? This image was posted on February 28, 2022. #museumlife #avgeek #aviation #design
What’s on the menu today? This image was posted on February 25, 2022. #menu #collections #museumlife #avgeek
BEA (British European Airways), was formed by the Civil Aviation Act of 1946 in Great Britain. This image was posted on February 24, 2022. #defunctthursday #bea #boac #avgeek #britishairways