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    Yes, a Human Really Flew Outside a DC-8 As a Stunt

    Swanky music, bell bottoms, and crazy human tricks defined the 70’s. In 1976, Clay Lacy, a famous businessman and movie pilot, was requested to pilot one of the weirdest stunts in the history of aviation. It was called The Human Fly. Rick Rojatt, a costumed Canadian stunt actor, made the request. For promotional reasons, Rick […] More

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    #FBF: Big Seats, Great Meals, Fancy Clothes: NYC to SF in a DC-8 Turbojet

    Cross country flights used to be pretty snazzy back in the 1960s. This is a quaint little vintage instructional video, filmed in 1961, from the days when movies were made on film, and Kennedy Airport was still called Idlewylde. The movie is called An Airplane Trip by Jet. The featured plane is United Airlines flight 801, […] More

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