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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 1295 times:

What are some companies that share the same name with airlines?
I came up with a few:

United Furniture
United Fence Co.
United Van Lines
Delta faucets
American pencils
Continental Tires
Continental Engines

What else is there?


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User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39825 posts, RR: 74
Reply 1, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 10 hours ago) and read 1281 times:

Delta Dental
Tran Transgender Recources
Midwest Bioethics Center
American Motors Corporation
Horizon Music Inc.
Northwest University
Virgin Mobile
LOT Oriel - Laser, Optik, Messtechnik



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User currently offlinePHX-LJU From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 1276 times:

United Van Lines immediately came to my mind when I saw the topic, but Sushka already mentioned it.

Several companies share the name "Adria" with Slovenia's Adria Airways, including this Slovenian trailer, mobile home, and RV company:



(Company website: http://www.adria-mobil.si)

Of course, Adria refers to the Adriatic Sea -- that's why most companies with using the name can be found in countries with Adriatic coastlines. In fact, there was even another airline that used "Adria" in its name: Croatian-based Pan Adria (well before the breakup of Yugoslavia):


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User currently offlinePHX-LJU From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 1274 times:

And here's America West Archives:

http://www.americawestarchives.com/


User currently offlineCathay Pacific From Australia, joined May 2000, 1864 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 8 hours ago) and read 1269 times:

There used to be a Cathay hotel/cinema in Hong Kong.


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User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29792 posts, RR: 58
Reply 5, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 1263 times:

Well you had

Western Airlines
Western Electric
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Van Lines
Lyndon Air Cargo
Lyndon Van Lines
Lyndon hovercraft
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Flying Service (unrelated)
Frontier Printing



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User currently offlineJetService From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 4798 posts, RR: 11
Reply 6, posted (10 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 1262 times:

In one of my rare moments of airline geekness some years ago, I had made a hockey league for our table hockey game out of airlines...

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

Eastern Division
New York
Burlington

Midwest Division
Chicago
Wisconsin
Allegheny

Southern Division
Florida
Miami

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Western Division
California
Hawaii

Southwest Division
Reno
Texas

Northwest Division
Alaska
Ozark

I know Ozark is out of region, but we were ripe for realignment. Big grin



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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Reply 7, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 1216 times:

How could we all forget American Eagle?  Smile

any more?



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User currently offlineQuebecair727 From Canada, joined Apr 2001, 328 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 15 hours ago) and read 1199 times:

In the Montreal area is an air conditionning company called Quebecair.

User currently offlineJetService From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 4798 posts, RR: 11
Reply 9, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 1188 times:

Isn't there a Chautauqua casino?


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User currently offlineFly727 From Mexico, joined Jul 2003, 1789 posts, RR: 19
Reply 10, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 1182 times:

Allegro Airlines:

Allegro Resorts.
Allegra (presciption medicine for allergies)

RM  Smile



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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Reply 11, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1171 times:

I just found Sibir refridgerators.  Smile


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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Reply 12, posted (10 years 8 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1164 times:

And all of the public transportation in Utah is by a company called UTA


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