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Connection Between Flying Tigers And Polar?

Wed Jan 16, 2002 11:01 pm

Just by looking at the tail logo design one can tell that some kind of connection existed between the two compagnies! What was the connection?? Polar formed by ex. Tigers employees/management??

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RE: Connection Between Flying Tigers And Polar?

Wed Jan 16, 2002 11:06 pm

Polar where founded by a bunch of ex-tiger guys.....

I understand that they tried to buy the rights to the Tigers logo from Smith over at Fed-ex but that SOB wouldn't see them so they had to go with the Polar name for their new company
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