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New Puerto Rican Airline

Tue May 25, 2004 2:02 pm

There's an article in today's El Nuevo Día newspaper about a new Puerto Rican airline that's going to be called "Línea Aérea Puertorriqueña" ("Puerto Rican Air Line") and hopes to start operating charters to Miami and New York by December of this year. Their fleet with consist of 727s.

The entire article can be accessed in Spanish in the Negocios section of


Well, if it ever gets off the ground, let's hope it's better than Fina Air.

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RE: New Puerto Rican Airline

Tue May 25, 2004 9:07 pm

Interesting, thanks for the link. Mark this one down for the books. There was another airline called "Puerto Rico Airways" planning almost identical services back in '00/'01 but, like so many of them, never got off the ground.
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RE: New Puerto Rican Airline

Wed May 26, 2004 11:24 am

What an original name!

just kidding....they should call it AEROCOQUI so that they can use the cute litte frog as their logo.
PRINAIR - Puerto Rico International Airlines
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RE: New Puerto Rican Airline

Wed May 26, 2004 11:30 am

SJU - Too much lift as is DL with the JFK / ATL 757's and AA with many points north, I just do not see it.


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