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The origin of the Ford Mustang as told in a Ford Motor Company film from the World’s Fair year of 1964.  

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If you flew somewhere in the U.S. during the Sixties, it was likely you flew aboard the Boeing 727.

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Comic-book adaptations of some of Disney’s 1950s science features.  Whether you love animation or aviation, “Man In Space” and “Mars And Beyond” are highly recommended.

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Airbus imagines the future.

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Pre-release interior mock-up of the Boeing 707.

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"It sits like a rich kid’s abandoned toy, once very exotic and very expensive, now consigned to an unused corner of the garage," wrote LIFE when Congress finally terminated the American SST program in 1971.  France and Britain’s Concorde ultimately would enter service, but now its time has passed as well.  A beautiful dream dispelled by harsh economic realities, it seems unlikely that SSTs will take flight again.

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Ladies and gentlemen, welcome aboard PopHop Airlines Flight 000 with non-stop service from New York to Paris … I’d like to remind you to make sure your seat backs and tray tables are in the fully upright position and that all electronic devices should be turned ON for the rest of our flight.  (Otherwise, you won’t see the blog!)

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We hope you enjoyed your imaginary flight today.  The local time is 7:11 AM and the temperature is 86 degrees.  On behalf of PopHop Airlines, I’d like to thank you for flying with us.  Please enjoy the rest of your trip!

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Mach 2.7:  What it means

It means traveling at almost three times the speed of sound.  It means a dramatic shrinking of the globe, increased communications between all peoples of the world.  It means untold travel hours and days saved for business and pleasure.  It means all this and more …

From the Boeing 2707 brochure.