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Published: 01 December 2015

124 Pages | 61 b/w photos

ISBN: 9780872292130

Bookseller Code (06)

Technology and Commercial Air Travel

Rudi Volti

Published by the American Historical Association

SHOT Historical Perspectives on Technology

Rudi Volti explores the economical, political, cultural, and social events that propelled the technological advances of the airline industry. From more advanced airplanes to better security and safety, Volti also presents how the contributions of air travel have shaped the world that we live in today.