An Avianca A320 in Miami (Photo: AirlineGeeks

Avianca Celebrates 100 Years of Flying

Avianca is celebrating 100 years of service as Latin America's longest operating airline. Avianca is currently the second oldest airline in the world with uninterrupted operations, coming a close second by less than two months after KLM Royal Dutch Airlines which also celebrated 100 years of service this past October. To commemorate the occasion, the airline in September revealed a special-liveried Airbus A320 painted in the classic 1940 livery with a special “100 Anos” logo celebrating its 100th anniversary. The…

PHOTO GALLERY & STORY: Boeing Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation

Just 13 years after the Wright brothers took their first flight, beginning the age of flight, Bill Boeing takes his first airplane for its initial flight. Boeing incorporated the Pacific Aero Products Company, on July 15, 1916 then renames it to Boeing Airplane Company the following year launching what will…