Pan American World Airways, the series features the pilots and stewardesses of the airline as it operated in the early 1960s at the beginning of the commercial Jet Age.
In May 2012, Sony Pictures Television had conversations with Amazon about picking up the series for a second season because of its international success.
It won the "Best Series" at the Rose d'Or TV awards, Europe's equivalent of the Emmys. Although its episodes depict the characters in various cities around the world, the show is filmed at the Brooklyn Navy Yard and other locations around New York City.
Colette sees a former lover on the flight, only to discover he is accompanied by his wife and son.
During a trip to Paris, Laura's mother arrives and tries to settle some unfinished business between her two daughters.
Crabtree said that male costumes were inspired by James Dean and Steve Mc Queen.