united319 From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 513 posts, RR: 0 Posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 6985 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, 425 posts, RR: 0 Reply 5, posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 6943 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, 2872 posts, RR: 10 Reply 7, posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 6919 times:
New York Air
kiwiandrew From New Zealand, joined Jun 2005, 8435 posts, RR: 15 Reply 8, posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 6910 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, 24889 posts, RR: 60 Reply 12, posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 6875 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 )
OLYMPIC AIR - ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΗ "Η ΕΛΛΑΔΑ ΨΗΛΑ" "GREECE FLYING HIGH"
FlySSC From France, joined Aug 2003, 7312 posts, RR: 61 Reply 13, posted (8 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 6864 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, 668 posts, RR: 1 Reply 20, posted (8 months 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 6778 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 !