@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #avhistory This is SFO Museum's archive of the @SFOMuseum Instagram account. There are 283 posts and this is page 1 of 24.

The first flight of the Boeing 377 took place #onthisday in 1947. This image was posted on July 08, 2019. #avgeek #aviationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #boeing #boeing377 #stratocruiser
The first flight of the Boeing 377 took place #onthisday in 1947. This image was posted on July 08, 2019. #avgeek #aviationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #boeing #boeing377 #stratocruiser
#OnThisDay in 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed in Paris, France, after completing his historic, first solo crossing of the Atlantic Ocean. This image was posted on May 21, 2019. #charleslindbergh #luckylindy #lindbergh #ryannyp #spiritofstlouis #ryanairlines #paris #newyork #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #airplane #aircraft
#OnThisDay in 1982, Braniff International Airways ceased operations. This image was posted on May 12, 2019. #braniff #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks
The dedication ceremony of Mills Field Municipal Airport of San Francisco, the original name of San Francisco International Airport, commenced #onthisday in 1927. This image was posted on May 07, 2019. #millsfield #sfohistory #sfhistory #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks
Did you know that in the 1960s, there was a heliport next to the Ferry Building in San Francisco? This image was posted on January 31, 2019. #throwbackthursday #sfohistory #sfo #sfhistory #sanfrancsico #oakland #oak #helicopter #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #flying #flight #airline #avgeeks
The Convair 990 Coronado took off on its maiden flight #onthisday in 1961. This image was posted on January 24, 2019. #convair #coronado #avgeek #avgeeks #aviationhistory #avhistory #convair990 #postcard
During the mid-1980s, Qantas introduced the widebody Boeing 767 and the upgraded Boeing 747-300. This image was posted on January 02, 2019. #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #qantas #yvessaintlaurent #ysl #fashion #crewlife #1980s
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. This image was posted on August 18, 2018. #aviationevolutions #jimlund #sikorsky #chinaclipper #panam #panamerican #paa #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #flyingboat
#OnThisDay in 1971, the first of this type of aircraft service started at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). This image was posted on August 14, 2018. #triviatuesday #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #sfohistory
For inflight meal service, Jean Louis created this serving smock in a vivid geometric pattern with the letter U for United. This image was posted on August 10, 2018. #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #crewlife #fashionfriday
After World War II, Fokker Aircraft of the Netherlands struggled amid a surplus of military transports unloaded on the market. This image was posted on August 08, 2018. #aviationevolutions #jimlund #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #modelplane #avgeeks #modelaircraft #airplane #aircraft #fokker