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Tuesday, July 31, 2012

United's First 787 N20904 Paine Field Everett

United's first 787 rolled out of the paint hanger at Everett this morning. Boeing picture.

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Airplane Life Magazine 1937

We found this old Life magazine. The "Transoceanic Transport" issue.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Western Airlines Memorabilia

I found this Western stuff. I also have an official Western Airlines shower cap. Why they would give me a shower cap on an airplane, I don't know.

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Unknown Airplane

This appears to be an MD-95. Registration looks like it might begin with "N."

Monday, July 9, 2012

In-N-Out at LAX Spotting

So when you hang around the In-N-Out at LAX taking pictures like this ...

... someone up there thinks you look like this  ...

Today's trivia : If you went back far enough in your time machine, you'd find that that location used to be a Pier 1 Imports ... and before that it was Cost Plus ...

Sunday, July 1, 2012

La Concha Paul Williams LAX Theme Building

We used to stay at the La Concha or it's sister property, "El Morocco," back in the 70's & 80's. They were across the street from the Stardust. Check-in for both was in this building.

It was designed by the late Paul Revere Williams in 1961; the same year that Williams and others designed the Theme Building at LAX.

The Jetsons premired on prime-time TV in 1962.