Stories by Paul Thompson

I'm a writer & photographer, specializing in aviation and travel. I have over thirteen years of experience in the airline industry, in the areas of customer service, cargo, ground operations and passenger experience. I love getting on a plane as often as possible, along with enjoying a new craft beer whenever I can find one.

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The Airbus Beluga is one weird looking aircraft - Photo: Airbus

This is an excerpt from Paul Thompson’s story on NYCAviation.com… Throughout Airbus’ first two decades in business, its competitors at Boeing would joke that “Every Airbus is delivered on the wings of a Boeing.” That statement was both accurate and fair, being that Airbus had to use modified Boeing Stratocruisers known as Super Guppies. Yes, […]