Pan American Clippers

Author: James Trautman
ISBN: 9781554078943
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Illustrated with rare period photographs, vintage travel posters, magazine ads and colorful company brochures, this book covers every aspect of that fabulous era.--From publisher description.

Corporate Disasters

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1535816317
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Easton, Thomas. “Years of Losses Land Pan Am in Bankruptcy.” Baltimore Sun,
January 9, 1991. Fincher, Jack. “To Be Airborne on a Not-So-Slow Boat to China:
Pan American Airways' 'China Clipper'.” Smithsonian, November 1, 1985. “Juan
Terry Trippe: 1899–1981.” Airfinance Journal, September 2002. ... Trautman,
James. Pan American Clippers: The Golden Age of Flying Boats. Erin, Ontario,
Canada: Boston Mills Press, November 2007. U.S. Centennial of Flight

The Golden Age Of Aviation

Author: Katherine S. Williamson
Publisher: Smithmark Publishers
ISBN: 9780765197757
Size: 75.58 MB
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Aero Club of America, 26 Aero Club of New York, 16 Aeromarine Airways, 49
Aeropostale, 44-45 ailerons, 24 aircraft carriers, 40, 68 Aircraft Transport and
Travel, 40 air disasters, 44, 63-65 Air France, 45, 59, 77 airlines, 39, 4(V47, 49,
51, 64, ... 27 Boeing aircraft 247, 75-77 314 Clippers, 68-71 bombers, 29-31, 40,
71, 79 Vickers Vimy, 35, 37, 37-39 Boston Harvard Air Meet (1912), 27 box-kite
plane, 19, 19 Brazil, flights to, 5, 61, 65 Breuguet flying boat, 77 BTW Transport
seaplane, ...

Laguardia Airport

Author: Joshua Stoff
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439620539
Size: 31.10 MB
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1940. The golden age of the commercial flying boat was fairly brief at LaGuardia
Airport. The Pan American Airways flying boats operated from here between
March 1940 and June 1945. (CAM.) FLIGHT DECK OF A BOEING B314, C. 1939.
The spacious.

Last Of The Flying Clippers

Author: M. D. Klaás
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780764305627
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Finally, over 50 years after her last flight with Pan American Airways, the complete story of the famed, Boeing-built, B-314 flying Clipper ship has been written.


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Trautman The Boston Mills Press 272pp; 200 color and 100 b&w photos;
hardbound with dust jacket ($49.95) The degree of fascination with the era of Pan
American's ocean-spanning 'Clipper' flying boats far outweighs the number (less
than 30) that saw service between 1931 and 1946. This very readable narrative
distills the contents of many books written specifically about the aircraft, the
airline, and the air ...

China Clipper

Author: Robert Gandt
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612514243
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“If passengers would fly in a land plane through storms and over fogcovered
mountains, surely they would also be willing to fly in a land plane over water. But
the first years of transoceanic airline operations would have to be with flying
boats. ... with the newly introduced Boeing B314s ofPan American. Golden Hind.
The romantic name conjured upimagesofimperial glory, of fullrigged merchant
shipsandpith helmets and Bengal Lancers.From thecabins ofthe Empireclass
flying boats ...

Seaplanes Of The World

Author: Bill Yenne
ISBN: 9781885440075
Size: 76.48 MB
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This magnificent album charts the course of seaplane history by providing concise overviews of its most important aircraft, from the early floatplanes through the great Supermarine and Macci racers of the Schneider Cup era, to the great Pan ...

Flying Magazine

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I v I I The second ship of the S-42 series, the Pan Ameri experimental flights
which Pan URING the first part of April, D perhaps while you are reading this, the
second of the giant Sikorsky S-42 flying boats, christened “Pan American Clipper,
” will skim the waters of the Bay of San Francisco under the mighty drive of her
four 700 h.p. supercharged Pratt and Whitney Hornets. As she shakes the last
streaming drops from her glistening hull, “Pan American Clipper” will soar over
the Golden ...

The Aopa Pilot

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Opulent flying boats played a key role in transoceanic flight. You can relive the
experiences in Pan American Clippers, The Golden Age of Flying Boats. In
exhaustive detail, author James Traut- man covers this era when America was
recovering from economic depression and the world was opening up. Published
by Boston Mills Press, the 272- page hardcover book features numerous photos
and illustrations. It sells for $49.95. Jack Elliott wrote a newspaper column for
more than 38 ...