tymnbalewne
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Boac Items!

Sat Nov 27, 2010 10:28 pm

Here are some images I scanned of BOAC things from the late '60s:









Hope you enjoy!!
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rwy04lga
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RE: Boac Items!

Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:05 pm

I have two of the cabin bags (plus a few other BOAC items).  
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TheCommodore
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RE: Boac Items!

Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:20 pm

I have a log book going back to 1970.

Got it on a flight from Sydney to Wellington NZ.

Fantastic stuff, wish I had more.
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Jackbr
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RE: Boac Items!

Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:33 pm

I have a little paper fan with the above artwork and the words "All Around The World, BOAC Takes Good Care Of You"

I believe it is from a HKG-HND VC10 flight
 
Gemuser
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 12:06 am

Quoting TheCommodore (Reply 2):
Got it on a flight from Sydney to Wellington NZ.

On BOAC metal? What aircraft & when?

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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 2:25 am

We had 2 of the Cabin bags years ago. Mom let them get away in a garage sale, after I left home in the 80s. Such luck. My sister still has an old Pan American bag, and I have one from JAL circa 1965. Oh the memories.
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delimit
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 4:55 am

I have a set of ashtrays with route maps on them. Praise Ebay.
 
AlanUK
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 6:08 pm

I certainly enjoyed looking at those, thanks for sharing!
 
dalalways
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 6:16 pm

I have a 1960's BOAC Ceramic Water Pitcher. They were used on the first class trays. I love it!
 
GVAJFKflyer
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 7:25 pm

Loved it !

I especially liked the prices of the "Speedbird Gift Shop" items expressed in pounds, shillings and pence, a great reminder of the pre-decimal era  
 
richcandy
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 7:39 pm

Hi

I have one of the water jugs.

Alex
 
lukeyboy95
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RE: Boac Items!

Sun Nov 28, 2010 8:01 pm

Funnily enough I was at a museum in Durban yesterday about aparteid and in one of the exhibits depicting was a boac embroidered shoulderbag.... half tempted to nab it!
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