Rupa Haria


Posts by Rupa Haria

in From The Archives Sep 09, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947)

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
in From The Archives Aug 14, 2015

Bonanza Travel Pays

The legendary Beechcraft Bonanza has an impressive production record, so perhaps the marketers back in 1949 were onto something when they coined the....More
in From The Archives Aug 13, 2015

Collins Radar Takes The Ups And Downs Out Of Flying

Turbulence? Rockwell Collins had a solution for those bumpy rides in the early 80s with its WXR-700 Doppler Weather Radar....More
in From The Archives Jul 08, 2015

Boeing Two For One Advertisement (1972)

Two 727-​200's cost less than one Airbus. That was the claim made by Boeing, which placed this ad in Aviation Week....More
in From The Archives Jun 26, 2015

1961 BAC One-Eleven Advertisement

Soon after the public launch of the One-Eleven with launch customer British United Airways, BAC took out a four-page ad in the August 28, 1961 issue....More
in From The Archives Jun 25, 2015

1963 Lockheed C-130 Advertisement

How much work can a big airlifter do?....More
in From The Archives Jun 24, 2015

1955 Honeywell Electronic Fuel Measurement System Ad

America's first jet transport, the Boeing 707 prototype, incorporated "revolutionary features", including Honeywell's Electronic Fuel Measurement....More
in From The Archives Jun 23, 2015

1966 Northrop F-5A Advertisement

In 1966, Northrop offered every F-5A pilot a punch in the nose....More
in From The Archives Jun 05, 2015

Dassault Mystere 20 At The 1963 Paris Air Show

52 years ago the Mystere 20 performed a number of flypasts during the 1963 Paris air show at Le Bourget, the same show where Charles Lindbergh....More
in From The Archives May 29, 2015

1957 Boeing 707 Advertisement

This advert, placed in the October 14, 1957 issue of Aviation Week....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Jan 31, 2016

Tupolev 104: Harsh Proof Of Rapid Soviet Progress (1956) 18

Since little detail was available of the Russian design and built Tupolev 104, a profile was compiled for Aviation Week, based entirely on observations from photographs, experts such as engineers knowledgeable in typical Russian aircraft design and of its landing at London Airport....More
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