Come Fly with Early Airmail Pilots

Airmail videos

This series of videos was produced in 1935 by the U.S. Postal Service to promote airmail service and showcase the DeHavilland DH-4 plane.  Part 1 features a daylight flight, while Part 2 shows how lighted beacons guided the way at night. We love the retro feel – and how it feels like you’re flying along with those pioneering pilots!

Part 1

Part 2


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