First Transoceanic Jetliner Service

British Overseas Airways Corporation offers first transoceanic jetliner service from New York, NY, USA, to London, England, on October 4, 1958.

      October 4, 1958
      British Overseas Airways Corporation
      New York, NY, USA; London, England

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