In-Flight Entertainment: Retro Photo Series Shows Us What It Was Like to Fly in the Golden Age

    Can you remember what flying was like before there were full-body security scanners and in-flight entertainment on your personal little screen? This vintage photo series shows what life was really like onboard. All we can say for sure is that flying in the Golden Age was very, very different from what we see today.

    Image: Mike Kelly

    Between the cabins full of smoke, and the formal attire, we can now peek inside the vintage world of flying. We are loving the colorful patterns that take us straight back to the 50s and 60s. And of course, the fashion because we love nothing more than vintage fashion. So let’s jump right in and head down memory lane!