Museums American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum - Ft. Worth, Texas

1960s - American Airlines SST Model at The American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum

1960s - American Airlines SST Model at The American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum

In the 1960s, the SST looked to be the future of air travel. Boeing prevailed over Lockheed for the government subsidised contract with the 2707. Orders flooded in but economic, enviormental, and engineering isses coupled with enormous development costs killed the project off in 1971 after only a mock-up was built.

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