Kathryn M. Young

Managing Editor , Air Transport World

Managing Editor Kathryn Young guides all editorial production of ATW and special publications from the headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland.  She has worked at ATW for 35 years and handles all aspects of publishing the magazine from editorial layout to photo editing and data research. Kathryn’s background includes desktop publishing of every ATW, compiling monthly Trends for ATW, as well as online, and research for many special features and issues, including ATW’s Annual World Airline Report. She has maintained ATW’s vast historical photo collection for 30-plus years.

Posts by Kathryn M. Young

Family Portrait: The Lockheed Perspective

in Time Capsule Aug 01, 2016
From Lockheed Burbank Around 1952...

The Convair 990 had a Short Life

in Time Capsule Jul 22, 2016
The Convair 990 was a stretch of the Convair 880 that American Airlines requested....

I am only the piano player

in Time Capsule Jun 30, 2016
The airlines of the world have tried very hard to keep passengers occupied while flying long distances....

Speaking of elections ...

in Time Capsule May 19, 2016
This picture of Senator John F. Kennedy (D-Massachusets) was taken in September 1960 in Alaska....

American Beauty

in Time Capsule Apr 21, 2016
American Airlines turned 90 years old April 15....

Trump trumped

in Time Capsule Mar 24, 2016
For a very short period of time, billionaire Donald Trump—the Republican front-runner in the race to the White House—also tried to become an airline......

You've Come a Long Way, Baby

in Time Capsule Mar 04, 2016
The rollout of the Embraer 120 Brasilia took place in early 1983 at the company's São José dos Campos, Brazil, factory....

SST Fame

in Time Capsule Jan 06, 2016
Concorde test pilot Andre Turcat died Jan. 4, 2016, at the age of 94, at his home in Aix-En-Provence. Turcat flew the maiden flight of the......

American History

in Time Capsule Nov 24, 2015
As American Airlines rolls out aircraft in the Heritage series, I am fascinated by all the AA predecessors, their logos and paint over the years....

’70s Style

in Time Capsule Oct 19, 2015
Ecuatoriana purchased Boeing 707s and had them painted in these beautiful, abstract and very colorful paint scheme...