united319 From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 517 posts, RR: 0 Posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 9613 times:
I did a search and could not find anything related, I apologize if I wasn't able to locate an already discussed topic. Just wondering what airlines everyone has flown that are no longer around these days (out of business, merged, other)?
I'll Start, not too many so far. The years mark when I flew them.
N757KW From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 431 posts, RR: 0 Reply 5, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 9571 times:
Here is my list:
Wien Air Alaska
Golden Pacific Airlines
Kiwi International Airlines
Rocky Mountain Airways (Maybe they still exist?)
Malev Hungarian Airlines
America West Airlines
Provincetown-Boston Airlines (PBA)
Aero Virgin Airlines
Soon to be no more:
Air Tran Airways
"What we've got here, is failure to communicate." from Cool Hand Luke
Zrs70 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 2955 posts, RR: 9 Reply 7, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 9547 times:
New York Air
kiwiandrew From New Zealand, joined Jun 2005, 8444 posts, RR: 14 Reply 8, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 9538 times:
Ansett New Zealand/Qantas New Zealand
BMI British Midland (not sure whether it counts since BA acquired it before it could completely collapse)
CP ( Not quite sure whether this counts since it was absorbed by AC before it could completely collapse)
Moderation in all things ... including moderation ;-)
OA260 From Ireland, joined Nov 2006, 26067 posts, RR: 58 Reply 12, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 9503 times:
My list includes brands that have either been taken over ( brand no longer exists ) or gone bust .
America West Airlines
BMI Baby ( About to dissapear )
British Midland International ( About to dissapear )
My Travel Lite
Olympic Airways/Airlines ( Brand still exists as Olympic Air )
AEGEAN-OLYMPIC AIR - ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΗ " μέλος στη Star Alliance
FlySSC From France, joined Aug 2003, 7353 posts, RR: 58 Reply 13, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 9492 times:
Dan Air London
E.A.S (Europe Aero Service)
Air Liberté / Air Lib
I.C.S (Inter Ciel Service)
MHG From Germany, joined Dec 2004, 728 posts, RR: 1 Reply 20, posted (1 year 3 months 2 weeks 5 days 11 hours ago) and read 9406 times:
Surprisingly long list ...
Dan Air (London)
BSF (Berliner Spezial Flug)
Not included are airlines that have ceased operations under own name but continue to operate on behalf of a different carrier !