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User currently offlineEnglandair From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2000, 2228 posts, RR: 3
Posted (14 years 2 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 793 times:

Hello World!
As you may know, British Midland are re-comencing flights to the U.S. after 18 years.
Does anyone know:
a) Why transatlantic services stoped?
b) Which cities they flew to?
c) What aircraft types were used?
Cheers,
Jamie.


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User currently offlineFalcon-air From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (14 years 2 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 777 times:

In April 1970 the first 186-seat Boeing 707-321 joined British Midland and were but to work on the New York, Toronto, Caribbean route. I will try to find out more information as to why they stopped.  

User currently offlineFalcon-air From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (14 years 2 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 761 times:

I mite be wrong on this   In September 1971 BMA lost £1.67 Million. so it started wet-leasing it's B 707's to other Airlines needing short-turm capacity.

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