A place to share photos, schedules and videos from airlines of yesterday and at this time. I hope you will find something of curiosity here. Thanks!
For all of these experiences, I am eternally grateful and indebted to the marvelous old DC-9, as they utilized to all different plane that adopted and to my life for that matter. My familiarity together with her aqua colored cockpit, the smoothness of her controls and switches made so by the touch of a thousand fingers earlier than mine will never diminish. I can shut my eyes and the fragrance of her cockpit remains in my nostrils. It was a love affair of flight, in a marvelous outdated machine and a young man who loved what he did.
countrywoman – I really like trains too. I as soon as worked within the USA for 6 months and travelled from Albany to New York Metropolis by Amtrak. A great journey alongside the hudson River. You’re right – Amtrak has very few routes, Rail journey potentialities are a lot better in India and in Europe. I like going from London to Paris by Eurostar – a lot better than the airplane!
The inflight service was superb, being handled effectively by the great set of crew. The flight of four hours plus appeared to go very quickly! At that time, the IFE system (In-Flight Leisure) was an enormous factor so many of us on board enjoyed it, after all this system can’t be in comparison with today’s ones. This non-AVOD (Audio Video On Demand) system back then was a begin of better things to come back for air travel especially on long haul flights. My return flight experience was related and the in-flight meal (no images sadly) was higher during that point.
These are the large questions. When you answer these questions, you can begin planning your journey. For instance, we knew we needed to go to Universal Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom, we knew we had been going after the end of our childrens summer sports and before the following college 12 months started. We had been driving and there were other issues to do if we might prolong our stay.