The Flight Blog

Plane of the Week: Navy PB4Y-2

Plane of the Week: Navy PB4Y-2

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on Jun 30th 2017

Two years before WWII ended, the military re-purposed the PB4Y-1 Liberator into a Navy PB4Y-2. The U.S. Army Air Corp originally designed the plane for their use; however, the plane did so well in … read more
The Early History of Commercial Air Travel

The Early History of Commercial Air Travel

Posted by Sarah Simonovich on May 3rd 2017

In 2016, 3.8 billion people traveled by air, and IATA expects that number to double over the course of 20 years. This isn't unreasonable, considering that the 4 billion passengers expected to fly … read more
Airline Advertising Through the Ages

Airline Advertising Through the Ages

Posted by Sarah Simonovich on Sep 8th 2016

Airline ads really took off during the Golden Age of Aviation, but now seem to have fallen rather flat.I'm nearly a decade late to the party, but I've recently started watching Mad Men, and suffice it … read more