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Question About Sun Country

Sat May 18, 2002 8:30 am

Is Sun Country completely a scheduled charter airline, or do they actually have scheduled service that is not charter?

As far as I know, they are a scheduled charter carrier. Correct me if I'm wrong.

Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.

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HHHramp
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RE: Question About Sun Country

Sat May 18, 2002 8:55 am



As I know, they are flying only charter flights. I was told that the flights were booked and scheduled at regular intervals by Harrahs casino in Nevada. If you look at their web page, all the western flights center around Laughlin.

SY is also flying to MCO, RSW and PNS but I don't know who those flights are for as yet.

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RE: Question About Sun Country

Sun May 19, 2002 7:39 am

HHHramp,
Right idea, but you are incorrect about which casino. The Harrahs flights are operated by Allegiant, not Sun Country. Sun Country's flights in Laughlin are operated for Don Laughlin's Riverside Casino.

http://www.riversideresort.com/html/flight_schedule.html
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IMissPiedmont
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RE: Question About Sun Country

Sun May 19, 2002 10:50 am

I am way out of the loop, I think. Sun Country is back?
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RE: Question About Sun Country

Sun May 19, 2002 1:18 pm

IMissPiedmont,
It never left, just filed bankruptcy, then cut back and reorganized with a new owner group.

DOT Gives Sun Country Airlines Final Approval to Operate under MN Airlines
http://biz.yahoo.com/bw/020515/152723_1.html
http://www.suncountry.com

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