@SFOMuseum Instagram Posts tagged #vintageaviation

Masterminded by advertising executive Mary Wells Lawrence and unveiled in 1965, Braniff’s revolutionary new identity shocked the airline industry... #avgeek #aviationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #aviationlovers #vintageaviation #history #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #braniff #pucci #emiliopucci #fashion

This image was posted on August 29, 2018.

At the end of World War II, the French aircraft manufacturer Breguet began designing a large-capacity, mid-range airliner that would ultimately become the four-engine, double-deck 763 Provence... #AviationEvolutions #jimlund #avgeek #aviationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #aviationgeeks #modelplane #scalemodel #avgeeks

This image was posted on August 25, 2018.

In 1962, San Francisco International Airport ranked as the fourth busiest airport in the U.S... #TBT #Throwbackthursday #SFOHistory #avgeek #aviationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #aviationlovers #vintageaviation #history #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #airport

This image was posted on August 23, 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.

#OnThisDay in 1971, the first of this type of aircraft service started at San Francisco International Airport (SFO)... #TriviaTuesday #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #SFOHistory

This image was posted on August 14, 2018.

For inflight meal service, Jean Louis created this serving smock in a vivid geometric pattern with the letter U for United... #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #crewlife #fashionfriday

This image was posted on August 10, 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.

We're in the thick of summer vacation and we're looking back to 2012 when we presented the exhibition European Holiday: Air Tourism to Europe during the Postwar Era... #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #traveltuesday #europeanvacation

This image was posted on August 07, 2018.

The first McDonnell Douglas DC-10 entered service #onthisday in 1971 with American Airlines... #DC10 #AmericanAirlines #avgeek #avationgeek #aviation #aviationhistory #vintageaviation #history #avhistory #aviationgeeks #avgeeks #postcard #1970s

This image was posted on August 05, 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.