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by flyer62
Sat Jun 20, 2015 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PSA CRJ-900 Circling Off The Coast Of Maine
Replies: 8
Views: 6932

PSA CRJ-900 Circling Off The Coast Of Maine

for some reason,<acronym title="Pisa - San Giusto / Galileo Galilei (PSA / LIRP), Italy">PSA</acronym> a CRJ-900 is in a circle pattern of the coast of Maine, It left <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> for a flight to <acronym title="Charlotte -...

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by flyer62
Sat Jan 03, 2015 6:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Plane Would You Like To See Back In A Fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 9628

RE: Which Plane Would You Like To See Back In A Fl

I would love to see Eastern and Delta 727s and L1011s and TWAs,DC-9-30s 737-200s

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by flyer62
Sun May 04, 2014 12:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa 423 Returns To BOS
Replies: 0
Views: 1873

Lufthansa 423 Returns To BOS

This 747-400 took off from <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> at 5:09pm and landed back at <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> @ 8:10pm...

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by flyer62
Sat Mar 29, 2014 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana Airlines First A380 Fully Painted
Replies: 65
Views: 18950

RE: Asiana Airlines First A380 Fully Painted

I wouldn't fly it or any Asian carrier Asiana ,then Malasia airlines questions the safety of their security and airlines,maybe when things settle down it might be ok to fly,not until we know the reason why it crashed in the Ocean

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by flyer62
Sun Feb 23, 2014 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will The CRJ200 Be Gone For Good?
Replies: 64
Views: 12137

RE: When Will The CRJ200 Be Gone For Good?

sorry that was from typing too fast, I love the E-170/75s and e-190/95 and as I said the CRJ700.CRJ900,those are nice as well,but the 140s 145s and 135s reall are terrible,they should me sold to a third world country !I will not fly on anything smaller than a 70 seater

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by flyer62
Sun Feb 23, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will The CRJ200 Be Gone For Good?
Replies: 64
Views: 12137

RE: When Will The CRJ200 Be Gone For Good?

all airlines in the US need to get rid of all CRJ-100/200sand all E-135,140 and 145! these are junk jets or Barbie jets some folks call them,my airport gets to many of them,as does most other US airports,I flew on a CRJ-200,terrible! and so are the E-jets,however I like the CRJ-700s and 900s,get rid...

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by flyer62
Tue Nov 05, 2013 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Burlington, VT To Orlando/Sanford
Replies: 24
Views: 4870

RE: Allegiant Burlington, VT To Orlando/Sanford

Allegiant should do twice weekly ,non-stop service to Orlando Sanford airport from <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>-Portland international jetport,Allegiant would be a great addition to <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / K...

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by flyer62
Sun Jul 07, 2013 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 3
Replies: 304
Views: 100383

OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 3

my thoughts and prayers to everyone,family and crew,very sad this happened,looks like pilot error,with a tail strike on the seawall? what happened with that? and yes those United 744 pilots had to have seen something,hope we get the correct answers soon

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by flyer62
Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Service To SJU, ROC, CLT, PWM & FNT Starts 4/14
Replies: 41
Views: 10795

RE: WN Service To SJU, ROC, CLT, PWM & FNT Starts 4/14

AirTran and jetblue did well with their flights from pwm to mco,,except in the slow season,but otherwise flights were full,i know because,frinends flew those flights,and <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>-to <acronym title="Chicago - Midway Inte...

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by flyer62
Sat Apr 13, 2013 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Service To SJU, ROC, CLT, PWM & FNT Starts 4/14
Replies: 41
Views: 10795

RE: WN Service To SJU, ROC, CLT, PWM & FNT Starts 4/14

yes! family members are already booked on Southwest from <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>! and a lot of friends as well.and I sure will later,lets get the <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym...

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by flyer62
Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PWM Pre-Security "Gates"?
Replies: 42
Views: 7717

RE: PWM Pre-Security "Gates"?

I remember most of all this, Pwm is my home airport.grew up going there and flying out of there,alot sure has changed,I remember the Northeast yellow bird,DC-9 and 727s,Bar harbor and Air new england,and did see the DC-8s 707s and 720s also convair 880s and 990s,but never got to see the Eastern DC-8...

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by flyer62
Sun Aug 26, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Routes Did US Airways Metrojet Fly
Replies: 30
Views: 10258

RE: What Routes Did US Airways Metrojet Fly

I think Metrojet would work now in todays economy, with all the higher fares,and airline consolidations this business model would be great,I flew metrojet alot to florida,bring it back,the country needs more real,low fare airlines,with great service

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by flyer62
Sun Jul 22, 2012 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN To Pay $100m To Upgrade 717s Subleased To DL
Replies: 121
Views: 23577

RE: WN To Pay $100m To Upgrade 717s Subleased To DL

the B-717s are not RJs as he posted,they are full size mainline jets,MUCH better than any RJs!

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by flyer62
Mon Jun 04, 2012 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger Plane Crash In Lagos; 150 Pass
Replies: 115
Views: 62003

RE: Passenger Plane Crash In Lagos; 150 Pass

very sad indeed my thoughts and prayers go out to the passengers and crew may god let them rest in peace does sound like engine failure or the plane was overloaded or flaps not set?

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by flyer62
Tue May 29, 2012 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would UA At ISP Be Feasible?
Replies: 33
Views: 5188

RE: Would UA At ISP Be Feasible?

United has never been one to keep mainline is smaller to midsize markets to long my city <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> and 727-100/200 and 737-200 and 300 ,this was back in the 90s then with a blink of an eye it was changed to United Expres...

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by flyer62
Sat Mar 03, 2012 6:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PeoplExpress Airlines Coming Back!
Replies: 180
Views: 33692

RE: PeoplExpress Airlines Coming Back!

Come on folks Give them a chance,everytime a new start-up airline is mentioned everyone jumps in i will give them a month, 6 months etc! you all forget that even the major airlines were once start-up airlines, look at jetblue and Virgin America,they are doing fine,as was stated this Peoplexpress is ...

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by flyer62
Tue Dec 13, 2011 6:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sky King - What Do They Do Exactly?
Replies: 16
Views: 4502

RE: Sky King - What Do They Do Exactly?

I have flown Sky King from my home town airport <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>-portland maine a few times to ACY-atlantic city and <acronym title="Myrtle Beach - International (AFB) (MYR / KMYR), USA - South Carolina">MYR</acronym>-Myrtle Be...

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by flyer62
Thu Nov 22, 2007 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Jetblue Diversion?
Replies: 2
Views: 1945

Possible Jetblue Diversion?

I just noticed on flight aware that Jetblue fl 1604 from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> made a stop at <acronym title="Boston ...

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by flyer62
Tue Jul 03, 2007 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran Goes Daily On PWM-MCO
Replies: 25
Views: 4222

RE: AirTran Goes Daily On PWM-MCO

PWM is not a small airport,we have 7 major airlines here and the terminal and parking garages will be expanded again.<acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> is a growing airport our <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - ...

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by flyer62
Sun Nov 26, 2006 10:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern,newyork Air
Replies: 7
Views: 2416

Eastern,newyork Air

will someone ever buy the name rights to EASTERN and New York Air? both these airlines were wonderful in their day! If EASTERN had better management,labor unions and not got bought up by Texas air they would still be around! NewYork Air was also a great airline they should have never agreed to be bo...

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by flyer62
Tue Oct 31, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Remember Air NewEngland?
Replies: 13
Views: 3114

RE: Anyone Remember Air NewEngland?

yes I remember Air New England back in the 70s and early 80s the flew from <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> to <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym>, Augusta ,wate...

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by flyer62
Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bringing Braniff International Back
Replies: 7
Views: 4037

Bringing Braniff International Back

also it would be great to see Braniff come back. the last ones didnt work out due to bad management and planning.again. with the right management and routes I think it could work.
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by flyer62
Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bring Back Eastern Airlines
Replies: 45
Views: 10170

RE: Bring Back Eastern Airlines

to my knowledge eastern has not as yet relaunched but yes the A-320 would look good in Easterns fleet

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by flyer62
Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bring Back Eastern Airlines
Replies: 45
Views: 10170

Bring Back Eastern Airlines

why is it that nobody has tried to buy the Eastern name and return the Eastern name to the skys? a new <acronym title="European Regions Airlines (Spain)">EA</acronym> would look great with an A-319. B-717S <acronym title="Anderson - Regional (County) (AND / KAND), USA - South Carolina">AND</acronym>...

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by flyer62
Sat Jul 01, 2006 10:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Biggest Airline Rivalry?
Replies: 63
Views: 10039

RE: Biggest Airline Rivalry?

agreed!! Delta vs Eastern, bring back EASTERN!!

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by flyer62
Fri Jun 30, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is this JetBlue plane here?
Replies: 4
Views: 4500

Why is this JetBlue plane here?

just a few moments ago,JetBlue fl#170 from San Jose Ca.to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> landed at my hometown airport <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>!! say him ...

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by flyer62
Wed Jun 07, 2006 9:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Start JFK-BNA
Replies: 79
Views: 10237

RE: JetBlue To Start JFK-BNA

jetblue is doing very well at <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> and are keeping their A-320s! on all four daily flights, maybe in the slower midwinter they may have the 7:00 pm departure become E-190, I picked up my sister the other day and her...

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by flyer62
Tue Apr 04, 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New York Air 2
Replies: 6
Views: 3282

New York Air 2

after reading the New York Air reunion posting, why not have New york Air return to the skys again?! with the right investors,financing and management it could work! with thieir well known name and brand of service to would be wonderful to fly them again. buy the New York Air name and get used <acro...

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by flyer62
Thu Mar 30, 2006 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Here Comes SkyBus!
Replies: 108
Views: 15259

RE: Here Comes SkyBus!

come on folks,give em a break, at least let them try! I like their proposed color scheme it stand out!

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by flyer62
Fri Mar 17, 2006 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern Airways
Replies: 5
Views: 2380

Southern Airways

They should be started again as well,good mamagement,labor force and aircraft would be great other former airlines need to be started as well

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by flyer62
Fri Mar 17, 2006 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines
Replies: 50
Views: 8697

Eastern Airlines

somone should buy the EASTERN name and bring that once great carrier back to the air! they should have never died by bad management and labor problems

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by flyer62
Sat Mar 11, 2006 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK/spotting
Replies: 2
Views: 1974

JFK/spotting

I hope this is not a repeat topic, but I will be fling to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> in june. does anyone know if <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK...

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by flyer62
Sat Dec 17, 2005 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Famous People Killed In Air Crashes
Replies: 208
Views: 32476

RE: Famous People Killed In Air Crashes

yes,PATSY CLINE.the greatest girl singer in country music! killed march 5th,1963 in dyersburg tenn.

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by flyer62
Sat Apr 16, 2005 6:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Independence Air A-319 Service To PWM
Replies: 0
Views: 3268

Independence Air A-319 Service To PWM

Independence air will begin using an airbus A-319, On 1 rt daily from <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>/<acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>/<acronym title="Washington - Dulles Internatio...

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by flyer62
Wed Mar 30, 2005 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New JetBlue Routes With RJ's?
Replies: 65
Views: 8959

RE: New JetBlue Routes With RJ's?

PWM will be getting the E-190s. not sure when but fairly soon once the new jets come online. <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> would also benefit with the JETBLUE A-320 as well. <acronym title="Burlington - International (BTV / KBTV), USA - Ver...

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by flyer62
Sun Mar 20, 2005 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Here Uses Portland, Maine Airport?
Replies: 18
Views: 3664

Anyone Here Uses Portland, Maine Airport?

HEY! any folks on here from the portland,maine area? or southern maine? who use <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>?! if so INDEPENDENCE air will be adding a full size jet from <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - ...

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by flyer62
Sun Mar 20, 2005 12:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Independence 319 Service...
Replies: 22
Views: 2906

RE: New Independence 319 Service...

thank you, thank you! Independence for adding the A_319 at <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym>! lets give united express and usairways express a run for their money.they both use CRJS and E-145s! I will be booking on <acronym title="Iraqi Airways...

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by flyer62
Wed Dec 10, 2003 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UsAirways A-320s And A-319s
Replies: 3
Views: 2039

UsAirways A-320s And A-319s

what is usairways putting some of their new A320s and A-319s in desert storage for?! I thought they were slowly replacing their boeings with Airbus? I never heard putting new planes in storage,they need to get rid of the other planes instead.

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by flyer62
Sun Sep 22, 2002 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Underserved Cities In The US
Replies: 43
Views: 3679

RE: Underserved Cities In The US

PWM-Portland,Maine is underserved.with no non-stop service to Orlando fla and no low cost carriers! Just high priced airlines

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by flyer62
Mon Sep 02, 2002 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Resurrect An Old Ailrine.
Replies: 41
Views: 3306

RE: Resurrect An Old Ailrine.

I would like to see Presidential Airways back again.I flew them a few times to IAD and MCO and they were good with their service,they also served fruits for snacks and sandwiches not peanuts and junk food like most airlines today. instead of having mostly B-737-100s and 200s like before they would b...

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by flyer62
Mon Jul 22, 2002 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Defunct Airline Would You Want Still Flying?
Replies: 97
Views: 8702

RE: What Defunct Airline Would You Want Still Flying?

Eastern,Braniff,presidential,north Central/Republic,People Express,Piedmont

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by flyer62
Sun Jul 07, 2002 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue: Coming To A City Near You?
Replies: 64
Views: 4900

RE: Jetblue: Coming To A City Near You?

I wrote to Jetblue as well about coming to my home town airport-PWM. Portland,Maine. they told me PWM is on the list of cities to be served too. if they can serve BTV-Burlington VT with two flights daily to JFK thet certainly do the same here at PWM! PWM is bigger than BTV has more passengers flying...

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by flyer62
Sat Jun 29, 2002 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snowshoe Fl#433
Replies: 2
Views: 1097

RE: Snowshoe Fl#433

nope PanAm call sign is Clipper-------thanks anyway

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by flyer62
Sat Jun 29, 2002 7:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snowshoe Fl#433
Replies: 2
Views: 1097

Snowshoe Fl#433

Help please! I live in southern Maine,Have my aircraft scanner on I heard a pilot check into Boston center under the radio call sign of SNOWSHOE fl#433! does anyone know what airline this is? Is it a Canjet airlines or another maritime area airline?

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by flyer62
Wed Jun 19, 2002 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Your Favourite Low Cost Airline?
Replies: 33
Views: 3653

RE: What Is Your Favourite Low Cost Airline?

1. Jetblue,2. Airtran 3.southwest 4.ATA in Canada it would be Westjet,canjet and soon I will be flying jetsgo

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by flyer62
Sun Jun 02, 2002 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetsgo
Replies: 1
Views: 735

Jetsgo

when is Jetsgo supposed to begin service? I have been to their website,which is cool by the way. but it does not say when flights will begin. only what cities they will serve.

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by flyer62
Wed May 15, 2002 8:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New US Start-up Airlines
Replies: 2
Views: 3005

New US Start-up Airlines

does anyone know of new airlines starting up in the US,I found a few but there must be more

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by flyer62
Wed May 15, 2002 4:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airlines
Replies: 5
Views: 1145

New Airlines

Anybody know of any new airlines starting up or wanting to start-up? I know of crystal,Legacy and Tourjets.I know there must be more than these carriers

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by flyer62
Fri Apr 26, 2002 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastwind Airlines
Replies: 6
Views: 3410

Eastwind Airlines

does anyone know the big mystery behind Eastwind airlines sudden shut down a few years back? they were adding cities,then all with out warning the closed down! I heard it was somthing to do with bad management. why would they order new 737-700s then shortly after close down?

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by flyer62
Fri Apr 26, 2002 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines (for The Ones Who Remember)
Replies: 54
Views: 14994

RE: Eastern Airlines (for The Ones Who Remember)

Eastern Airlines went bankrupt,because of bad management and a long strike by the airlines mechanics.Also another airline helped to push them out of business! I believe. Eastern should be restarted with good management,and great service...

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