As the world was paying a premium for rather an uncomfortable ride on piston-engined aircraft, the de Havilland Comet blew everyone away with its comfort and speed. But it had a lot of issues that led to its downfall. Read more:
Legend has it, that the famous slogan If it ain't Boeing, I ain't going was started around the time that the Boeing 707 showed up in the skies. This is the story of the jet that revolutionized jet travel around the world. For good.