Oct 30, 2013 HISTORY, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for awardwinning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and Halloween or Hallowe'en (a contraction of All Hallows' Evening), also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows' Eve, or All Saints' Eve, is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day.
It begins the threeday observance of Allhallowtide, the time in the liturgical year Halloween is the season for little ghosts and goblins to take to the streets, asking for candy and scaring one another silly.
Spooky stories are told around fires, scary movies appear in theaters Jan 27, 2015 Hi everyone, word is out that Ship 6301 will join the Flight Museum this fall after being retired in Sept. It will be parked in the parking lot behind Hanger 1 and 2 and will be open for museum visitors. Halloween, besides Thanksgiving, is the holiday most associated with autumn and has been celebrated in one form or another for centuries. During most of it's history it was a religious holiday but by the time of the Civil War, it was starting to evolve into a party holiday, but one that was not widely celebrated throughout the country.
Halloween originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain and is now a worldwide event. Learn about the jackolantern, trickortreating, Halloween costumes and more. Boeing changed the registration to N661US, and delivered Ship 6301 to Northwest Airlines in December 8, 1989.
Ship 6301 joined the Delta fleet when Northwest merged with Delta in 2008. After logging more than 61 million miles, Ship 6301 flew its final flight on September 9, 2015: Flight 836, from Honolulu to Atlanta. N661US has flown for 3 companies during its 27 year history. In addition to being a Boeing test aircraft for nearly a year, N661US flew for Northwest Airlines from 1989 until 2009 when Northwest merged with Delta Airlines.
N661US has been with Delta since the merger flying to destinations all over the world. N661us history of halloween Halloween we celebrate today includes all of these influences, Pomona Days apples, nuts, and harvest, the Festival of Samhains black cats, magic, evil spirits and death, and the ghosts, skeletons and skulls from All Saints Day and All Souls Day.
Northwest Airlines Boeing, N661US, on approach to Osaka Kansai International Airport, 11 June 2007. (Photograph courtesy of Dennis Lau) After the test program was completed, the prototype was outfitted for airline service.