Forget the Concorde, I Want to Fly on Boeing's Lost Flying Boats of the 1940s

12 of these hulking metal flying boats flew the skies between 1939 and 1946, before Boeing scrapped them—or sank them. A nice collection of vintage images have been discovered showing the height of luxury they offered passengers (who had to cough up $760 for a one-way ticket between San Francisco and Hong Kong). »2/15/11 9:20am2/15/11 9:20am