There is something to be said for the way things used to be. The size of the lotion in your carry on bag didn't really matter and you weren't charged a fee for checking your luggage. Those certainly were the days.
Air travel had a much more glamorous side to it back in the day, with everything feeling a little bit like first-class. In fact, the sleeping berths and cuisine could put some first-class sections nowadays to shame.
Take a walk down memory lane on this National Aviation Day and check out the vintage photos below.