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Before There Was NWA @ DTW

Sun Sep 19, 1999 2:44 am

Hi-

What was the major airline at DTW before NWA?

Jack

PS
how about NWA Orient?
 
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RE: Before There Was NWA @ DTW

Sun Sep 19, 1999 3:53 am

NWA has always been a major player at DTW. Republic Airlines had a hub prior to 1986, when NW bought them out and turned DTW into a true hub. NW changed their name from Northwest Orient to Northwest Airlines at the same time as the merger.