When Flying Was Fun

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Sat, Mar 27th, 2010 10:03 by capnasty NEWS

Fifty years ago, flying had a certain glamour: the luxurious seats, the doting (and beautiful) flight attendants, the gourmet meals... Today, most of the majesty of commercial air travel has been scrapped thanks to cutbacks and tight security. Miss the old days? LIFE looks back at what it used to mean to fly commercially.

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