It's easy to understand why people are interested in vintage airline posters that were designed to last for just a few months. The imagery, the colors, and the messaging that air travel was glamorous and accessible to all still catches the eye today. Airline posters are not like books. They were produced in small numbers in a single print run to be displayed in airports and travel agents, and scarcity is a major factor.
This week, the industry group Airlines for America announced that they're projecting a record-high Though such projections these days may most immediately provoke worry about delays and other airport problems, air travel wasn't always something to be dreaded. These posters, from a collection curated by AbeBooks. In that period, starting in the s, air travel was right in the sweet spot for accessible luxury: still new and exciting and with the trappings of luxury, but evolved enough that consumers had access to destinations that would have been out of reach for all but the richest in former decades.
A Brief Guide to Collecting Vintage Airline Posters
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