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Fabulous way to get to HNL (Vintage Footage of 1950s Flights on UA)

Fabulous way to get to HNL (Vintage Footage of 1950s Flights on UA)

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Old Mar 17, 18, 12:57 pm
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Originally Posted by diver858 View Post
Willing to pay $2k for it?
Good quarion, and no, if from Europe I could get it for $2k then for sure. Unlikely though!!. That said I was ok with the seat I had. It was a daytime flight both ways LAX-HNL-LAX and apart from an interesting view of Oahu in arrival, nothing else to see out at for 6 hrs.
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Old Mar 18, 18, 4:16 pm
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That was quite telling. "Prepared by Continental Chefs, in United's own flight kitchens!"
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Old Mar 23, 18, 6:52 pm
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Not quite the same as the Stratocruiser, but Elvis and the hula dancers were part of the movie Blue Hawaii - and it too has a United connection:





(from the Random: Elvis' Blue Hawaii and UA thread)

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Old Mar 26, 18, 3:51 pm
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It is also notable how well the passengers were dressed, no shorts or tank tops as is now common on flights to/from the islands.
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