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Why Did Boac And BEA Merge?  
User currently offlineDETA737 From Portugal, joined Oct 2000, 612 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 1744 times:

I was wondering if anyone can tell me why BOAC and BEA merged in the early 1970s. I remember reading somewhere that it was a financial disaster at first. What was the British government's logic for this merger since they had both been seperte entities for decades.

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User currently offlineRw774477 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 1070 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 1732 times:

1974

User currently offlineLindy field From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 3116 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (13 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1709 times:
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And why did BA have to take over British Caledonian?

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