Subscriber Account active since. Transatlantic flights were novel, and p assengers often dressed to the nines - — a far cry from the sweatpants-and-flip-flops travel wardrobes of today. Air travel today has its benefits. Flights are faster and more frequent, go to more places, and we're able to dress more casually. But many people feel a certain nostalgia for the days when all air travel was considered luxury travel and people behaved as such.
What’s up Doc? More than 70 vintage aircraft set to fly over Washington to celebrate end of WWII
The aircraft, which participated in the war too but began to be phased out soon after, will be flanked by two MiV at the flypast in a Rudra formation — a first for the Dakota. Aside from the Dakota, fighters such as the newly-inducted Rafale and the indigenous Tejas will also participate in the Republic Day flypast, along with the Apache and Chinook helicopters. The Dakota holds tremendous significance in the history of India as it was the first of the major transport aircraft inducted into the IAF. The aircraft entered Squadron No.
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After the Mustangs peel away, the Mitchell moves ahead of Doc. The aircraft, traveling at about mph, are so close that the faces of photographers can be seen as they take pictures from the back of the Mitchell. We are too big and too heavy.