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Air Travel In The 1960s

1960: Australian Pilot Stops Hijack By Punching Terrori...

August 24, 2019

Hijacking planes was a pretty new concept in 1960, but when a bomb-toting freak tried to pull something on a Trans Australian Airline flight, he got a knuckl...

Groovy Era Airline Stewardesses Provided Service with a...

November 12, 2018

The Wright Brothers, Wilbur and Orville, brought the concept of air travel to the forefront with their invention of the airplane in 1903.  The original airpl...

Sexy Stewardesses Of The '60s and '70s: Friendly Skies ...

June 12, 2018

Today they're flight attendants, but a bygone era the servers in the sky -- who were all female -- were called "stewardesses." The golden age of the glamorou...

The Race to The Moon: Did America Really Win?

November 29, 2016

Some people say competition brings out the best between people, but can it be also said for countries? Right after the madness of World War II the United States and the Sovie...