Monday, July 29, 2013
Worldport gone from this world
From The Retrologist:
Pan Am — few names better connote the optimism of the jet age than this fabled brand.
Behold the demolition of its iconic home at JFK. Pan Am may be a hip fashion accessory that even spawned a TV show, but its historic home was not immune to the all-too-common fate of other midcentury modern buildings.
Delta is tearing it down despite its placement on a prominent endangered buildings list.