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The Art of Flying
The Art of Flying
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The Art of Flying
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The Art of Flying

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9781614284611

882664346119

13829550080022

12 Images in Gallery
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Beginning with the jet age of the 1940s and 1950s, air travel has been at the forefront of technology, culture, and luxury. The Art of Flying explores its fascinating evolution, curating a vibrant cultural history from the mid-twentieth century to the present. From technological developments such as pressurized cabins and the Concorde to the flair of custom crew uniforms by renowned designers including Dior, Emilio Pucci, and Moncler, as well as its interplay with architecture and art, air travel throughout history has been at once a reflection of its time and a symbol of the cutting edge. In partnership with VistaJet and lavishly illustrated with over seven decades of imagery, The Art of Flying celebrates the golden past and the dream of luxury air travel today.

Details
  • 176 pages
  • 120 illustrations
  • English language
  • Released in January 2016
  • W 28.5 x L 35.69 x D 4.7 cm
  • Hardcover in a Luxury Slipcase
  • ISBN: 9781614284611
  • 3.175 kg
About the Author

Editor and writer Josh Condon has covered travel, technology, fashion, automotive, and more for publications including The New York Times, Men’s Journal, and Road & Track. He is currently senior editor at Details magazine in New York City.

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About the Author

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Beginning with the jet age of the 1940s and 1950s, air travel has been at the forefront of technology, culture, and luxury. The Art of Flying explores its fascinating evolution, curating a vibrant cultural history from the mid-twentieth century to the present. From technological developments such as pressurized cabins and the Concorde to the flair of custom crew uniforms by renowned designers including Dior, Emilio Pucci, and Moncler, as well as its interplay with architecture and art, air travel throughout history has been at once a reflection of its time and a symbol of the cutting edge. In partnership with VistaJet and lavishly illustrated with over seven decades of imagery, The Art of Flying celebrates the golden past and the dream of luxury air travel today.

  • 176 pages
  • 120 illustrations
  • English language
  • Released in January 2016
  • W 28.5 x L 35.69 x D 4.7 cm
  • Hardcover in a Luxury Slipcase
  • ISBN: 9781614284611
  • 3.175 kg

Editor and writer Josh Condon has covered travel, technology, fashion, automotive, and more for publications including The New York Times, Men’s Journal, and Road & Track. He is currently senior editor at Details magazine in New York City.