Now go outside and look at the sky.
Certainly one of the largest influences on how we live our lifes has been the advent of the modern airliner. We can fly halfway around the world in a mere 10 hours for a very reasonable price. I guess that almost everybody has a secret love affair with jumbo jets and modern airports.
Just sit at any international airport for some people watching and you know what I mean - everybody seems to be on edge, excited, their normal lifes thrown into turmoil by the fact that they will be far, far away from home by nightfall.
So it's no surprise that there is an abundance of web sites dealing with all aspects of modern air travel. A prime example is Airliners.net which among many other things hosts a gargantuan collection of pictures of airliners... for instance check out this shot... or this one!