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50 Ways Air Travel Has Changed Over the Last 100 Years

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1934: First female airline co-pilot (official)

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1935: First air traffic control tower

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1939: First airport lounge

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1939: First nonstop trans-Atlantic flight

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1940: First pressured cabin

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