1966 Boeing 747 launch excitement!


This 1966 film from the US National Archives may be the first ever newsreel showcasing the abilities of the Boeing 747, and its spacious cabins. While the 1966 World Cup helped bring the world together, the jumbo jet helped make the world smaller

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Ever since his first flight on a TriStar, Adam has loved air travel, and since becoming editor of the Aircraft Interiors International brand he has really enjoyed the opportunity to be involved with the latest aircraft and airline products before they are even launched. Adam co-ordinates the running of the magazine, from commissioning articles and artwork, to ensuring that high standards of quality are maintained, as well as managing online content. Adam is proud to sit on the jury of the Crystal Cabin Awards and to have laid on the bed in Etihad's Residence.

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