Remember air travel before metal detectors and bag searches? Remember when you simply walked from the waiting area directly out onto the tarmac, and then climbed a tall ladder to board the plane?
And do you remember the flight attendants with big smiles and miniskirts?
Here is a fun look back at the days when airlines counted on femininity to sell tickets, probably to pipe-puffing, middle-aged businessmen who wouldn't mind a bit of bare leg brushing against their sleeves every now and then. There's a sample below the fold: