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An Aviation Milestone

Aviator C
During the Holidays, a major milestone, both in the world of aviation and in the way we look and embrace the world itself, passed.  December 20 marked the 50th Anniversary of the first Boeing 707 flight.  Click here to read about this important event.  More than any other single airplane, the 707 shrunk the world and caused the world to leap into the jet age.  How would your life be different without jet aircraft?