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#AllNipponAirways (#ANA) began as Japan Helicopter & Aeroplane Transports Company #onthisday in 1952. The airline has grown to become the largest in Japan. In December 1998, ANA began service from Tokyo to San Francisco. Have you ever flown on ANA?

This tweet was posted on December 27, 2019.

#CathayPacific Airways was registered in Hong Kong #onthisday in 1946 by former WWII pilots. Here you can see the airline’s first plane, a Douglas C-47, the military designation for the DC-3, nicknamed “Betsy”. Have you ever been to Hong Kong? #MuseumFromHome

This tweet was posted on September 24, 2020.

#CathayPacific was registered in #HongKong #onthisday in 1946 by two former WWII pilots. Here you can see Cathay Pacific’s first plane, a Douglas DC-3, nicknamed Betsy. https://t.co/BbDKihe8Us

This tweet was posted on September 24, 2018.

#HBD to Juan Trippe, who was born #onthisday in 1899. The founder of Pan American Airways, Trippe and PAA revolutionized international air travel, inaugurating the first regular commercial trans-Pacific and trans-Atlantic air service. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on June 27, 2018.

#HappyBirthday Amelia Earhart! The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, she was born #onthisday in 1897. #HBD

This tweet was posted on July 24, 2017.
 

#HappyBirthday to #IsamuNoguchi. Born #onthisday in 1904 in Los Angeles to an American-born mother and a Japanese father, #Noguchi became a bicultural ambassador between the East and the West. #NoguchiSFO

This tweet was posted on November 17, 2018.

#HappyBirthday to @AsianaAirlines! The Korean airline was formed #onthisday in 1988. #HBD

This tweet was posted on February 17, 2017.
This tweet was posted on February 04, 2017.

#HappyBirthday to Juan Trippe, the late founder and President of Pan American, who was born #onthisday in 1899. #PanAm’s unrivaled string of aviation firsts included first commercial service across the oceans, first successful jet service, and the first widebody service. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on June 27, 2019.

#HappyBirthday to Philippine Airlines (PAL), which was founded #onthisday in 1941. #Avgeek #aviation #PhilippineAirlines

This tweet was posted on February 26, 2018.

#HappyBirthday to Philippine Airlines (PAL), which was founded #onthisday in 1941. #Aviationhistory #Avgeek

This tweet was posted on February 26, 2017.

#HappyBirthdayCalifornia! #Onthisday in 1850, California officially became a state in the Union. What is your favorite thing about CA?

This tweet was posted on September 09, 2017.

#Hawaiian Airlines was first incorporated as Inter-Island Airways #onthisday in 1929, the airline dates back to before Hawaiian statehood. Have you ever flown on Hawaiian Airlines? #TravelTuesday

This tweet was posted on January 29, 2019.

#Northeast Airlines’ last day of operation occurred #onthisday in 1972. The airline began as Boston-Maine Airways in 1931 and was absorbed by #Delta Air Lines. Did you ever fly on Northeast Airlines? #avgeek

This tweet was posted on July 31, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1915 the Panama-Pacific International Exposition came to a close. #PPIE #PPIE100

This tweet was posted on December 04, 2015.

#OnThisDay in 1919, Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. or #Avianca was founded. Avianca was the first airline in the Americas. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on December 05, 2016.

#OnThisDay in 1924, Huff Daland Dusters Inc. was founded; it was one of the earliest known commercial aerial crop-dusting operations in America. In 1928, when C.E. Woolman took over the company, he renamed it Delta Air Service, a predecessor to Delta Air Lines. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on May 30, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1924, the Huff Daland Dusters, based in Macon, Georgia, began one of the earliest known commercial aerial crop-dusting operations in America. This company is now known as #Delta Air Lines. What are you favorite Delta memories?

This tweet was posted on May 30, 2018.

#OnThisDay in 1927, #CharlesLindbergh landed in #Paris, #France in his #Ryan NYP “Spirit of St. Louis,” making him the first person to complete a solo, non-stop flight over the Atlantic Ocean to Europe. https://t.co/lZ4ZbaBqmp #AviationEvolutions

This tweet was posted on May 21, 2018.

#OnThisDay in 1927, #CharlesLindbergh landed in Paris, France, after completing the first solo crossing of the Atlantic Ocean. Departing from New York, after 33 1/2 hours, Lindbergh became an international star upon landing at Paris’ Le Bourget Field. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on May 21, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1927, Charles #Lindbergh landed his Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis" at Mills Field. #SFOHistory

This tweet was posted on September 16, 2016.

#OnThisDay in 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed in Paris, France, after completing his historic solo crossing of the Atlantic Ocean. His 3,500-mile journey crossed more than 1,900 miles of open ocean before he landed in Paris’ Le Bourget Field. #avgeek #MuseumFromHome

This tweet was posted on May 21, 2020.

#OnThisDay in 1927, Charles Lindbergh landed his Ryan NYP "Spirit of St. Louis" at Mills Field. San Francisco celebrated the famous aviator by declaring the day “Lindbergh Day." #SFOHistory #SFHistory #CharlesLindbergh

This tweet was posted on September 16, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1927, the Mills Field Municipal Airport of San Francisco began operations. #SFOHistory @flySFO

This tweet was posted on June 07, 2016.

#OnThisDay in 1927, the Mills Field Municipal Airport of San Francisco began operations. #SFOHistory

This tweet was posted on June 07, 2017.

#OnThisDay in 1927, the Mills Field Municipal Airport of San Francisco officially began operations. #avgeek #SFOHistory

This tweet was posted on June 07, 2018.

#OnThisDay in 1927, the first scheduled Pan American Airways mail service departed from Key West, Florida to Havana, Cuba. #PanAm #avgeek

This tweet was posted on October 28, 2017.

#OnThisDay in 1928 a Fokker F-7 inaugurated #PanAm’s first scheduled passenger flight from Key West to Havana.

This tweet was posted on January 16, 2016.

#OnThisDay in 1930 the City & County of SF @SFgov began purchasing Mills Field and surrounding property. #SFOHistory

This tweet was posted on August 30, 2016.

#OnThisDay in 1930, Ellen Church began her first shift as the first female cabin crewmember at Boeing Air Transport (BAT). She pioneered the “stewardess” profession and recruited seven more women for hire. #EllenChurch #avgeek #WomenInAviation

This tweet was posted on May 15, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1930, the City and County of San Francisco began purchasing Mills Field and the surrounding property. San Francisco agreed to a ten-year purchasing program with the Mills Estate to acquire 1,112 acres. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on August 30, 2019.

#OnThisDay in 1930, the City and County of San Francisco initiated the purchase of Mills Field and the surrounding property. #SFOHistory

This tweet was posted on August 31, 2017.

#OnThisDay in 1930, the first female cabin crewmember, Ellen Church, started her first shift for Boeing Air Transport (BAT). #EllenChurch #crewlife #avgeek

This tweet was posted on May 15, 2018.

#OnThisDay in 1931, Anne Morrow Lindbergh and Charles A. Lindbergh, took off on a survey flight from Long Island to China, to scout out a commercial route for #PanAm. Anne was a licensed pilot, and together they embarked on several well publicized survey flights. #MuseumFromHome

This tweet was posted on July 27, 2020.

#OnThisDay in 1931, Anne Morrow and Charles #Lindbergh, took off on a survey flight to scout out a route to Asia for #PanAm. #avgeek

This tweet was posted on July 27, 2017.

#OnThisDay in 1933, the first flight of the #Boeing 247 took place. #Avgeek #AviationHistory #WomenInAviation

This tweet was posted on February 08, 2017.