Western Airlines - July 1, 1985 by trainman74 on Flickr.
Posted 1 year ago by hula121
Tags: western, western airlines, timetable,
William Shatner & Leonard Nimoy for Western Airlines 1985 (by robatsea2009)
Tags: airline, travel, transportation, tv, commercial, western airlines, boeing, 737, star trek, william shatner, leonard nimoy, 1980s, retro,
Western Airlines 1981 (by ukadverts)
Western Airlines ran this commercial in the UK, advertising it’s direct Gatwick-to-Honolulu (via Anchorage) service.
Tags: travel, airline, western airlines, tv, commercial, united kingdom, uk, hawaii, retro, 1980s, mcdonnell-douglas, dc-10, boeing, transportation,
Gene Kelly & Fred Astaire for Western Airlines 1985 (by robatsea2009)
A longtime gimmick Western Airlines had was offering a glass of champagne to all passengers of legal drinking age. Because of this, Western had the reputation of being “The Champagne Airline”.
Tags: airline, travel, transportation, western airlines, gene kelly, fred astaire, boeing, 737, tv, commercial, retro, 1980s,
Western Douglas DC-10 N905WA by 64N21W on Flickr.
Western’s largest widebody type was the McDonnell-Douglas DC-10, which they dubbed “DC-10 SpaceShips” for their ample room.
Tags: N905WA, DOUGLAS, DC-10, WESTERN AIRLINES, 46938, N168AA, N560FE, LAX, KLAX,
F-13A Western Airlines Miami Commercial (by sdasmarchives)
This advertisement depicts the interior of Western’s aptly-named “DC-10 SpaceShips”, as well as the trappings of the golden age of jet travel. I remember those stethoscope headphones.
Tags: airline, travel, tv, commercial, retro, western airlines, mcdonnell-douglas, boeing, dc-10,
Western Airlines DC-10-30; N821L, August 1981 by Aero Icarus on Flickr.
On a personal note, I own a really nice model of a Western DC-10. Of all places, I found it at a pawn shop. I’ll post pics once I get my camera back.
Tags: aircraft, slide scan, plane, Flugzeug, avion, Western Airlines, DC-10, DC-10-30, N821L,
Western Airlines Boeing 737-347; N3301,June 1985/ CWE by Aero Icarus on Flickr.
In the 1980s, Western updated their “Flying W” livery with a shadowed W on bare metal. Internally, employees called this scheme “Bud Light”.
Tags: slide scan, plane, avion, aircraft, airport, Western Airlines, Boeing 737-300, N3301,
SCN_0038 by AdNostalgia on Flickr.
Tags: california, vintage, travel, advertisement, advert, ad, 1940s, western airlines,
. by Kevin on Flickr.
Wally Bird, livin’ it up at 30,000 feet!
Tags: Western Airlines, Oakland Avaiation Museum, Western Aerospace Museum, Oakland, California, history,
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