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Absorbed by UA in 1961, Vickers foreclosed on their Viscounts; This was Capital Airlines formerly known as Pa. Central Airlines. I have some questions:
- Originally was Capital part of the Pa Central Railroad empire?
- With an imminent take over by UA why would a financially strapped airline change their livery months before? Personally, the second livery is hideous looking in comparison to the classic Capital livery. Capital's final livery reminds me of the
- For a brief period before UA took over, Capital flew Boeing 720 jets. Were any of the 720s painted in the classic Capital livery?