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Tag Archives: Ford Tri-Motor

PILOT’S VIEW, THE EARLY TRANSPORT OFFICE

IN AN aircraft transporting passengers and cargo, the pilot’s environment became an office, no longer just a cockpit. This fourth in a series of Pilot’s View looks at two aerial … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

CROSS-COUNTRY TRAVEL TAKES OFF, SORT OF

TRANSCONTINENTAL Air Transport, TAT, for short, initiated the first scheduled coast-to-coast travel on July 7, 1929. Only a portion of the 48-hour trip was by air, but it still beat … Continue reading

October 12, 2012 · 1 Comment