Thursday, September 14, 2017

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Rocky Mountain Airways - July, 1973

Both back and front covers are an interesting way to present a route map. Rocky Mountain was acquired by Britt, which itself would later merge with ExpressJet.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Bonanza Air Lines - April, 1966

If you ever pass through LAS with some extra time, I highly suggest you find the space dedicated to the history of McCarran International Airport. If I remember correctly, the airport stationary had four airlines listed, and Bonanza was one of them.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

North Central Airlines - June, 1979

Following a merger with Southern Airways in 1979, North Central became Republic Airlines, which merged into Northwest Airlines in 1986. That lineage would make it part of today's Delta Air Lines.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Merrimack Airlines - April, 1979

I was able to find this about Merrimack:
Main office in Bedford, Mass. ...aircraft are eight‐passenger Navaho Chieftains ... no attendants or meal service ... seven round trips a day between Westchester and Boston, one a day between Westchester and Albany ... flights continue or connect to Burlington, Vt., Providence, R.I., Bedford, Mass. ... some weekend flights .. . fares $47 one way to Boston, $42 to Albany.

Here's what a Chieftain looks like:

Tuesday, July 18, 2017