Trippe, pan am historical foundation "Fathered by the legendary Juan Trippe, Chairman, Pan American was the leader in international aviation exploration and development. Flying on pan american Airways was every bit as exciting as your destination. Whether it was ushering in the jet age and later the Jumbo jet era, or fl ying troops to global military theaters, building luxurious hotels for high-end travelers, Pan Am was a proud symbol of America at home and overseas.
David neeleman, founder, jetblue airways and Founder, and CEO, Chairman, Azul Brazilian Airlines Used book in Good Condition. Filled with untold eye-witness accounts of some of the major events that helped shape PanAm, this fascinating anthology helps kindle the magic of fl ight and ensures PanAm's deserved legacy in the annals of commercial aviation.
Pan American World Airways Aviation History Through the Words of Its People #ad - Jerry hendin, perhaps the greatest airline in the history of the world, alliance Public Relations, and Former VP, Boeing Commercial Airplane Group "Pan Am, lives now only as memories, Managing Partner, Communications, and those memories have never been collected and shared as well as they are in this book.
Ted reed, airlines reporter, the street, and formerly of the Miami Herald "This unique anthology approach rings true because it comes from the hearts and souls of the employees, those who built Pan Am to its iconic leadership position in international travel.
Skygods: The Fall of Pan AmBlack Star Productions #ad - Under aviation pioneer juan trippe, the airline had risen from the muddy back-waters of Latin America to a place of preeminence in world commerce. Pan am employees were rocked by the company's decision to purchase a domestic carrier - at an eventual cost of nearly a billion dollars. Ultimately, it was a senseless terrorist act over Scotland that shattered Pan Am forever - and ended an era in American travel.
Gandt reveals what really happened in the cockpits, dressed in Navy-style uniforms, where Pan Am's captains, once ruled their ships like petty tyrants. He shows how a series of impulsive and short-sighted CEOs succeeded in destroying one of America's greatest companies. Gandt takes readers behind the scenes at Pan Am's executive offices in the landmark Pan Am building - a massive edifice to the founder's personal vision.
To tell the complete story, Gandt interviewed hundreds of former Pan Am airmen and executives. Though pan am captains were considered the best and the brightest in the industry, Skygods tells disturbing stories of captains who let stewardesses land their planes, who flew at the wrong altitude and in the wrong direction, and who tragically disappeared along with their planes into the night.
Skygods: The Fall of Pan Am #ad - Told from points of view of airmen and executives, Skygods gives the inside story on the demise of the world's most experienced airlines. In 1966, pan am had reached the zenith of its wealth and influence. Strapped with debt and flying half-empty planes to places like Monrovia, and Lagos, Rabat, Pan Am then stunned its employees by selling its profitable Pacific routes.
The airline that could bend the wills of American presidents was reduced to relying on the Shah of Iran for the financial salvation it would never receive.
The Girls In Blue: Pan Am 1964-1967 Real Stories of a Bygone EraLesley Robson #ad - In this memoir enjoy their stories from the perspective of Lesley Peters Robson, sexism, celebrity, a British national who trained as a stewardess during this era of the Vietnam War, and glamour. The only class in the history of the airline to stay in close touch for 50 years. Pan american airlines 1964-1967 class 12; a group of young international girls who trained together in New York and were sent to San Francisco as their base.
The Girls In Blue: Pan Am 1964-1967 Real Stories of a Bygone Era #ad - Used book in Good Condition.
Pan Am: The Golden Age of AviationShout! Factory / Timeless Media 3711186 #ad - Pan Am: The Golden Age of Aviation #ad - The name, caracas, london, including istanbul, far-away places in every corner of the world, Paris, conjures up exotic, The South Pacific, Pan American Clipper, South America and the Far East. Factory sealed DVD. So pack your bags, and join us on a journey back to a time when air travel was new and exciting.
All aboard the clipper Ships of Pan Am! Used book in Good Condition. By viewing these ten half-hour restored Pan Am films, you will discover the exciting world of air travel on-board the Pan Am Clipper fleet.
Pan Am - Personal Tributes to a Global Aviation PioneerPan Am Historical Foundation #ad - Factory sealed DVD. Used book in Good Condition. Mail from key West to Havana, Cuba. It also includes posters, promotional brochures, timetables and baggage tags. The anthology recounts the history of pan am from its first flight to its very last and is illustrated with more than 300 images, many in full color, from a variety of sources including PAHF's unique photo library.
. In 1927, pan american airways was modestly launched with a contract to fly the U. S. A true collector's item, this commemorative hard cover edition measuring ten and a half by twelve and a half inches is an oversize coffee-table hardcover book and features a colorful dust jacket. During 2017, friends and supporters of pan am commemorated this landmark event with the publication of a special 90th Anniversary volume that looks back at the history of the airline that helped mold the international commercial airline industry of today.
Pan Am - Personal Tributes to a Global Aviation Pioneer #ad - It contains more than 80 stories written by former Pan Am employees and international media friends who had personal experience with many of Pan Am's key events during its history. Pan am - personal tributes to a global aviation pioneer is published by the Pan Am Historical Foundation PAHF, a 501c3 educational foundation, established in 1992 to preserve and promote the legacy of Pan American World Airways.
Flying In The Pool - Adventures of a Pan Am StewardGeneva Pubishing #ad - Factory sealed DVD. Used book in Good Condition.
Pan Am: An Aviation LegendWoodford Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Factory sealed DVD. This book celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit that launched the world's most famous commercial airline, Pan American World Airways. Used book in Good Condition.
Pan Am: An Airline and Its AircraftCrown #ad - Used book in Good Condition. An illustrated history of the world's greatest airline and the airplanes that revolutionized air transport from 1927 to the present. Used book in Good Condition. Factory sealed DVD.
The 747: A Tumultuous Beginning: Flying Through TurbulenceCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - His narrative draws from sources that include: testimony and eyewitness accounts from people who had an array of engineering, technical, and flight operations responsibilities at the time Notes from the Pan Am Historical Foundation Documents from John Borger, the Pan Am chief engineer who spearheaded the 747’s development Personal notes and observations The 747: A Tumultuous Beginning honors the thousands of airline workers whose story has never before been told.
The 747: A Tumultuous Beginning: Flying Through Turbulence #ad - The introduction of the boeing 747 was a momentous event in commercial aviation history—and indeed in modern world history. Ron marasco was the general manager of 747 maintenance at Pan Am during those heady days when the plane first went into service. Used book in Good Condition. The 747: a tumultuous beginning flying through turbulence tells the next riveting chapter in the storied plane’s early history, revealing details of serious in-flight incidents and extraordinarily poor engine reliability and aircraft maintenance problems confronting the employees of Pan American World Airways and other airlines with 747 fleets.
Factory sealed DVD. Used book in Good Condition. While the challenges faced by the engineers at boeing and engine manufacturer Pratt and Whitney, are well known, who created the world’s first jumbo jet, the story of the plane’s early development doesn’t end there.
Pan Am: No Sex Please. We're Flight AttendantsGallowgate Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Factory sealed DVD. It was our graduate degree in foreign languages, psychology, sociology, culture and etiquette. Used book in Good Condition. Pan am: no sex please, we're flight attendants this book is not just a laugh-out-loud romp around the world or a historical foray into the beginnings of the great airline nor is it an emotional unveiling of the Facts and the Fun behind the logo.
. It’s all of the above. Pan am was an education.
China Clipper: The Secret Pre-War Story of Pan American's Flying BoatsIndependently published #ad - Why the 26-ton flying boat vanished and how is explored in depth - for the first time - in China Clipper. China clipper also follows the day-by-day flight of American citizen and Chinese patriot, Wah Sun Choy, in July 1938 on the Hawaii Clipper bound for China. The U. S. Between guam and Manila, the elegant flying boat completely disappeared.
China clipper breaks new ground and garnered stellar reviews - “… new theory on the mystery of the Hawaii Clipper…” New York Times - “. Compelling, even romantic…” San Francisco Chronicle - “. This is exciting reading…” san diego union - “…good tale for spy, aviation and WWII buffs…” Nashville Banner In the 1930s the political stability of the U.
China Clipper: The Secret Pre-War Story of Pan American's Flying Boats #ad - S. You'll discover how the government worked covertly with Pan American to build Pacific island defenses, how Pan American became a monopoly and powerhouse airline. Had only the most rudimentary and feeble defenses for an inevitable war with Japan. Used book in Good Condition. Was collapsing.