An article about the China Clipper and one the first test flights:
"When the twenty-five-ton Martin transport-plane successfully passed its preliminary tests at Baltimore a few days ago, preparatory to entering the regular service of Pan American Airways, it was an occasion of world significance. In all likelihood this new member of the famous Clipper series will be the first to establish regular passenger and mail service across the Pacific."
With the birth of passenger airlines came the need for those who had particular set of culinary skills: read about them here.
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Click here to read a 1933 article about the first airline stewardesses.
Click here to read the 1912 obituary of Wilbur Wright.