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Fly over on last day - Stapleton International Airport, Denver CO.

Fly over on last day - Stapleton International Airport, Denver CO.

Capital Airlines Constellation loading passengers  Lockheed Constellation N86533 with a Northwest Airlines DC 4 in the background. Photo was taken in the mid-1950's at Rochester (NY) Monroe County Airport [?] Photo by George Lane

Capital Airlines Constellation loading passengers Lockheed Constellation with a Northwest Airlines DC 4 in the background. Photo was taken in the at Rochester (NY) Monroe County Airport [?] Photo by George Lane

Pan American World Airways Douglas DC-7B "Clipper Evening Star" shelters under the vast roof of the Pan Am Worldport at Terminal 3 of what was then Idlewild Airport and now known as JFK (ca. 1961).

Pan American World Airways Douglas "Clipper Evening Star" shelters under the vast roof of the Worldport, Terminal 3 of what was then Idlewild Airport and now known as JFK Airport, circa

Pan Am 727 landing at Berlin Templehoff airport. Pan Am operated its IGS (Inter-German Service) there from 1950-1975. The airport ceased operations in 2008 in the process of establishing 'Schonfeld Airport' as the sole commercial airport in Berlin.

Pan Am 727 landing at Berlin Tempelhoff airport. Pan Am operated its IGS (Inter-German Service) there from The airport ceased operations in 2008 in the process of establishing 'Schonfeld Airport' as the sole commercial airport in Berlin.

Capital Airlines operated DC-3s like this one, as well as DC-4s and DC-6Bs. Capital merged with United Airlines in 1961 to avoid bankruptcy. Washington National Airport (DCA).

Capital Airlines operated like this one, as well as and Capital merged with United Airlines in 1961 to avoid bankruptcy.

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A BOMB has been discovered at Gatwick Airport this morning (Tuesday), police have revealed. The bomb squad was called in after the unexploded Second World War weapon was found at the airport.

United Airlines "720 Jet Mainliner" taxiing from the gate at Denver's Stapleton Airport in July, 1967 -- I worked on a lot of 720's.

United Airlines Jet Mainliner" taxiing from the gate at Denver's Stapleton Airport in July, 1967 -- I worked on a lot of

Chicago Midway Airport - Capital Airlines - Lockheed Constellation ca. 1955 Photo by Pat B

Chicago Midway Airport - Capital Airlines - Lockheed Constellation ca. 1955 Photo by Pat B

Chicago Midway Airport - North Central Airlines - Ramp | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The TWA hangars are looking new so I would put this shot around

Capital Airlines Viscount and DC-4 at Atlanta Municipal Airport in 1956.

Atlanta Municipal Airport, 1956 A Capital Airlines turboprop Vickers Viscount and Douglas prepare to depart. Capital was merged into United Airlines in

Braniff - we used to go to the airport to watch the planes take off and land.  We'd try to guess which color Braniff plane was going to pull into each jetway.

Braniff - we used to go to the airport to watch the planes take off and land. We'd try to guess which color Braniff plane was going to pull into each jetway.

Capital Airlines Douglas DC-6B N6527C (c/n 43527) at Greater Rochester International Airport June 1960. Photo by Tom Kim c/o Ed Coates Collection

Capital Airlines Douglas (c/n at Greater Rochester International Airport June Photo by Tom Kim c/o Ed Coates Collection

Chicago Midway Airport - Capital Airlines - Vickers Viscount 745D Chicago Midway Airport -  (1959) (N7411) Checking the Rolls-Royce Dart 510 engines to make sure all 1,576hp are there. Photo by Mel Lawrence.

Chicago Midway Airport - Capital Airlines - Vickers Viscount Chicago Midway Airport - Checking the Rolls-Royce Dart 510 engines to make sure all are there. Photo by Mel Lawrence.

United Air Lines Douglas DC-8-21 N8029U "Mainliner James M. Doolittle" during a time when open air viewing platforms were the norm at most airports, circa 1960s.

United Air Lines Douglas during a time when open air viewing platforms were the norm at most airports, circa (Honolulu International Airport - HNL ?

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