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Jet passenger travel began in the 50s the de havilland comet was the world's first jet airliner the first scheduled service began on 2nd may 1952 between london and johannesburg. Flying is not what it used to be in the 60s it was glamorous and stylish to fly meant you had arrived, you were part of the jet set. Save big on cheap airline tickets with cheapoair we offer cheap flight tickets, hotels and car rental deals year round book now & travel the world for less. What were the standard air ticket prices during the 1950s travel by air 40 weeks a year the average for scheduled was about 120-30 about 6 times a tradesmans weekly wage a oneway emmigration ticket was 60 on the queen elizabeth liner and after this date tickets.
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