An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Monday, 27 October 2008
Fifty years of the 7n7
There was a big leap forward in jet travel 50 years ago yesterday, when the first Boeing 707 entered service with Pan American. The airliner's development and its offspring are discussed here.