The Heyday of Propeller Airliners(1941-1958)

Scandanavia Poster

Before World War II, Pan American did not have to boast that it was the "world's most experienced airline." But by the late 1940s, competition from TWA and other airlines affected the direction of Pan Am's advertising. In this 1951 poster, the airplane is almost incidental.

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Credit: National Air and Space Museum Archives

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