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Republic Gates At MSP

Wed May 15, 2002 11:55 pm

I was poring through some stuff I'd gotten while on a trip to MKE in 1979 right after the North Central/Southern merger to form Republic, which was later merged into Northwest in 1986. My question is this:

RC and NW were both serious players out of MSP during the period between the mergers (1979-1986). Which concourses/gates did RC operate out of at MSP during that time period? (My 1981 United airport guide doesn't give any RC detail).

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RE: Republic Gates At MSP

Thu May 16, 2002 12:09 am

I believe Northwest was operating out of the gold and red concourses, while Republic was operating out of the green concourse.
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RE: Republic Gates At MSP

Sun May 19, 2002 1:30 pm

If I remember an old MSP map I saw I think Republic used the gates on the Red Concourse. I'm not sure, however.

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RE: Republic Gates At MSP

Sun May 19, 2002 2:57 pm

According to the MSP map in my June '84 Republic timetable, Republic had 10 of the 12 gates in the old Green concourse and 2 gates in the Blue concourse. I hope that helps.
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RE: Pilottim747

Sun May 19, 2002 11:38 pm

I know Ozark and then TWA operated out of the Red concourse, so I'd bet that ZID is right.
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