Boeing jetliners, from its first 707 to the latest 787 Dreamliner, line up along a Boeing Field taxiway in Seattle, WA on July 15, 2016 to celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary.
A tiny Bombardier CRJ-200 is shadowed by the looming figure of an Airbus A380 as the two await to depart San Francisco International Airport on October 23, 2016.
A US Air Force F-22 fighter jet receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker during a training mission over Nevada on July 22nd, 2016.
Travelers walk through Chicago O’Hare Airport near Chicago, IL on April 24, 2016.
Jets traverse London’s Heathrow Airport on March 5, 2016.
The world’s first Boeing 727, which first flew in 1963, makes its final landing on March 2, 2016 at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington.
Boeing test pilot Craig Bonben, left, waves after completing the maiden flight in Boeing’s first 737 MAX jet on Jan. 29, 2016.
The lights of Los Angeles create a spirograph in this long exposure from a Delta Air Lines flight on September 23, 2016.
Former United Airlines flight attendant Kris Seversen walks through the cabin of the first Boeing 727 with former colleagues during a post-flight tour at the Museum of Flight in Seattle, Wash. on March 2, 2016.
Alaska Airlines unveils its new brand livery in Seattle, WA on January 25, 2016.
The Northern Lights dance over Greenland, seen from out the window of a Delta Air Lines flight en route to Paris in November, 2016.
The hulking figure of a Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 super jumbo jet, seen before landing at London’s Heathrow Airport on March 6, 2016.
The first signs of spring bid farewell to a United Express Embraer E170 as it departs Chicago O’Hare International Airport in April, 2016.
A TransAsia ATR-72 departs Taipei’s downtown Songshan Airport on May 31, 2016.
A member of the media takes in Delta Air Lines’ new Airbus A321 aircraft during a tour at the airlines’ Atlanta hub on April 29, 2016.
The U.S. Navy Blue Angles perform over a gloomy Seattle, WA on August 7, 2016.
Passengers watch as a specially-painted Boeing 747-8F flying with Cargolux taxies to a remote parking spot at Anchorage International Airport on May 8, 2016.
A Southwest 737 climbs out above its brethren on an early morning departure from Las Vegas in October, 2016.
A traveler checks her phone at Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska as an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 awaits its next flight on May 8, 2016.
Malaysia Airlines jets line the main terminal at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on a steamy June evening in 2016.
Musician Lucas Hudgins performs on the inaugural Condor Airlines flight connecting Frankfurt, Germany and Austin, Texas on June 27, 2016.
A China Airlines Boeing 747-400 freighter approaches Anchorage International Airport on a dreary, cold December day in 2016.
A couple watches as the Martin Mars flying boat airtanker makes its arrival at EAA Oshkosh 2016 on July 23, 2016.
A 34-ship formation of RV planes overflies EAA AirVenture (Oshkosh) on July 24, 2016.
American flags fly aboard a particularly patriotic homebuilt aircraft at the EAA Oshkosh AirVenture Airshow on July 25, 2016.
The Dutch countryside provide a wonderful window view as a KLM Fokker 70 prepares to land at Amsterdam-Schiphol on August 27, 2016.
An Emirates Airbus A380 takes off from San Francisco International Airport on October 23, 2016.
Airbus CEO Fabrice Brégier enjoys a moment in the sun after the company’s newest airplane, the A350-1000, completed its maiden flight on November 24, 2016 near Toulouse, France.
A very unusual Everts Air Cargo DC-6 freighter lands at Anchorage International Airport in December, 2016.
First class seats, seen aboard a Delta Air Lines Boeing 737-900 during the company’s annual media day at its Atlanta hub on April 29, 2016.
An Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-800 taxies to the gate as the sun sets at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on August 19, 2016.