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  • 1965 system timetable
  • According to this airline's 1 May 1965 system timetable, weekly service with a twin engine Beechcraft 18 aircraft was being operated on a routing of Grand Cayman - Little Cayman (flag stop only) - Cayman Brac - Montego Bay with an additional weekly service being flown between Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac with an intermediate stop on occasion at Little Cayman as a flag stop. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the airline's September 7, 1965 system timetable, Braniff was also operating Lockheed L-188 Electra propjets at this time nonstop to Dallas Love Field, Fort Worth (via Greater Southwest International Airport) and San Antonio with direct Electra service being flown from Austin to Washington D.C. National Airport (DCA), Denver, Colorado Springs, Oklahoma City and Corpus Christi. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1982
  • According to its June 15, 1982 system timetable, the Altair name was taken from the first magnitude star "Altairius" brightest in the constellation "Aquila" (Eagle) from which the airline's Blue Eagle symbol was derived. (wikipedia.org)
  • When it ceased operations in November 1982, Altair Airlines was an all-jet air carrier operating a fleet of six Fokker F28 Fellowship series 4000 and three McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30 jetliners. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to its June 15, 1982 system timetable, Altair was serving the following destinations in the eastern U.S. with all flights being operated with either Fokker F28 Fellowship or McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30 jets. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airline then replaced their two BAC One-Eleven jets with Boeing 727-200 aircraft in 1982, strengthening the airline's regional and international capability, and also allowed for the introduction of first class service. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1968
  • The airline was established and started operations on August 7, 1968. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the retirement of the Electras in 1968, National became an all-jet airline with the DC-8 and 727. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the July 1, 1968 Air West system timetable, Twin Falls was even receiving international service of a sort at this time as the airline was operating a direct F-27 flight from Calgary into the airport via intermediate stops in Spokane, Boise and other small cities in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1977
  • It became the second long-haul, low-cost, " no frills " airline in 1977, operating low-fare scheduled services between London Gatwick Airport and New York City's John F. Kennedy Airport (after pioneering Icelandic low-cost carrier Loftleiðir ). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1970s
  • During the mid-1970s, in response to intense competition from Southwest Airlines, Texas International successfully petitioned the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) to begin offering discounted fares. (wikipedia.org)
  • Southern then ended all service to Natchez during the mid 1970s and was replaced by a commuter airline, South Central Air Transport (SCAT) which flew Handley Page Jetstream turboprops to Jackson, New Orleans and other destinations. (wikipedia.org)
  • : 63, 72, 121, 235 He assumed control over the charter fleet, numbering 28 aircraft during the mid-1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1981
  • The company had up to three BAC One-Elevens stationed there until 1981 when these aircraft were replaced with one of its three newly acquired Airbus A300 B4 series widebodies , at the time the largest aircraft operated out of any Berlin airport. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1966
  • April 29, 1962 & April 24, 1966 Canadian Pacifio Air Lines system timetables Official site Past three hours METARs, SPECI and current TAFs for Fort Nelson Airport from Nav Canada as available. (wikipedia.org)
  • April 29, 1962 & April 24, 1966 Canadian Pacific Air Lines system timetables Fort St. John Airport Vancouver Airport Services (YVRAS) COPA Page about this airport on COPA's Places to Fly airport directory Past three hours METARs, SPECI and current TAFs for Fort St. John Airport from Nav Canada as available. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time Air was an airline in Canada founded in 1966 by businessman Walter "Stubb" Ross from Lethbridge in Alberta. (wikipedia.org)
  • flew
  • Many administrative and cargo aircraft, such as the C-47 "Gooney Bird" flew in and out of Shemya during the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • A few months after it was formed, the airline flew its first international route to Kingston, Jamaica (KIN) using a BAC One-Eleven wet leased from LACSA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sierra Pacific also flew de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter aircraft as a scheduled intrastate State of California Public Utilities Commission airline while also having interstate CAB exemption to cross state lines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time Air also flew Fokker F28 Fellowship twin jet aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1954
  • On 2 February 1954 the airline began international flights, carrying 18 passengers from Tokyo to San Francisco on a Douglas DC-6B City of Tokyo via Wake Island and Honolulu . (wikipedia.org)
  • Frontier Airlines
  • The airline acquired a number of other scheduled carriers, most notably Calgary-based Southern Frontier Airlines and Saskatoon-based Norcanair. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1962 Louis Bergman "Bud" Maytag, Jr. (grandson of Maytag Corporation founder Frederick Louis Maytag I), who had previously led Frontier Airlines bought a majority share in National Airlines and replaced George T. Baker as CEO. (wikipedia.org)
  • Delta Air L
  • Pacific Seaboard would subsequently move its entire operation to the eastern U.S., be renamed Chicago and Southern Air Lines, become a large domestic and international airline and then in 1953 be acquired by and merged into Delta Air Lines thus providing Delta with its first international routes. (wikipedia.org)
  • SkyWest Airlines flying as the Delta Connection on behalf of Delta Air Lines operates Canadair CRJ200 regional jet flights nonstop to Salt Lake City (SLC). (wikipedia.org)
  • type ever operated
  • Bombardier DHC-8 Dash 8 (designed and manufactured by de Havilland Canada) Convair CV-580 Convair CV-640 de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter de Havilland Canada DHC-7 Dash 7 Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner Fokker F27 Friendship Fokker F28 Fellowship - Only jet aircraft type ever operated by Time Air. (wikipedia.org)
  • service
  • The airline also offers a limited charter service with a recent example being flights to and from Los Angeles. (wikipedia.org)
  • This same timetable also lists Douglas DC-3 nonstop service to both Cayman Brac and Little Cayman from Grand Cayman and also between Cayman Brac and Little Cayman with service being operated nine times a week in each direction on the three routes between these island destinations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airline was also offering direct connecting jet service between Miami and Kingston via Grand Cayman at this time. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, WestJet Encore announced regular scheduled service to Calgary and Vancouver, representing a major expansion of airline service to the Fort St. John market. (wikipedia.org)
  • Service to Seattle was operated with de Havilland Canada DHC-7 Dash 7 and DHC-8 Dash 8 propjet aircraft with multiple flights a day while service to Minneapolis/St. Paul was flown daily with a Fokker F28 twin jet. (wikipedia.org)
  • however, by October 1988, the airline had ceased all service on this route. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In addition to regularly scheduled flights offered by other airlines, Surf Air operates service to Burbank and San Carlos in California using seven seat Pilatus PC-12 turboprops via a membership only, pay-as-you-fly program. (wikipedia.org)
  • The jet age arrived in Austin in 1965 when Braniff introduced British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven twin jets with nonstop service to Dallas Love Field and San Antonio as well as direct, no change of plane jet service to Chicago O'Hare, Kansas City, Oklahoma City, Wichita, Amarillo, Lubbock and Corpus Christi. (wikipedia.org)
  • ICAO Code: IATA Code: AAW Call Sign: It was Canada's oldest airline and started service in 1934. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011-2015 categorized it as a primary commercial service airport. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airline purchased three Douglas DC-9s from Trans World Airlines and began service on October 31, 1979, flying to Cleveland, Ohio′s Cleveland Burke Lakefront Airport, Kansas City, Missouri, and Detroit, Michigan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airline also briefly served Minneapolis, Minnesota, but dropped this service shortly after it began. (wikipedia.org)
  • Midway Airlines was noted for friendly employees and attentive service, and its Chicago South Side passengers were fiercely loyal to their hometown airline. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Trinidad and Tobago Air Services fleet included the following aircraft: Domestic scheduled destinations served by the air bridge service were Port of Spain, Trinidad (POS) and Scarborough, Tobago (TAB). (wikipedia.org)
  • [ citation needed ] After over three decades of service and expansion, the airline was fully privatised in 1987. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 25 October, Japan's first post-war domestic airline service was inaugurated, using a Martin 2-0-2 aircraft, named Mokusei , and crew leased from Northwest Airlines . (wikipedia.org)
  • wholly
  • By then Inter-Canadien had become a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Regional Airlines, although it continued to operate as a separate brand. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1980s
  • Canadian Airlines International (formerly known as CP Air) acquired a minority interest in Time Air in the late 1980s and acquired 100% ownership in January 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • To this day, the hulk of the aircraft still sits where it had crashed in 1964, despite being partially salvaged, and burned from a forest fire that swept across the area in the mid-1980s. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1980s, the airline adopted a combination of all-leather two-by-two seating to business markets and all-coach seating to vacation destinations. (wikipedia.org)
  • intrastate
  • In 1933, Pacific Seaboard was operating two daily round trip flights with single engine Bellanca CH-300 aircraft on an intrastate routing of Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Santa Maria - San Luis Obispo - Paso Robles - Monterey - Salinas - San Jose - San Francisco. (wikipedia.org)
  • passengers
  • Call Sign: Time Air) began with "Stubb" Ross flying the aircraft and picking up passengers from their Lethbridge homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airport can handle aircraft with up to 30 passengers or 120 if they are unloaded in stages. (wikipedia.org)
  • Citing the high price of jet fuel during the 1991 Gulf War and a drop in passengers in the recession that followed, the airline filed Chapter 11 in March 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was originally a charter airline flying passengers and cargo worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Having bought a majority share in the airline in 2003, at which point it was carrying just 14,000 passengers a year, Crawford realized a more sophisticated IT infrastructure could help Sounds Air grow its bookings--and the rest of its business. (blogspot.nl)
  • In the fiscal year ended 31 March 2009, the airline group carried over 52 million passengers and over 1.1 million tons of cargo and mail. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2002, the airline merged with Japan Air System , Japan's third-largest airline and became the sixth largest airline in the world by passengers carried. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1942
  • The original Spanish-style terminal building, commissioned by United Airlines in 1942 was designed by William Edwards and Joseph Plunkett, an architectural team whose work, including the Arlington Theatre and the National Armory, helped shape the Mediterranean style of the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early
  • National was operating Lockheed Lodestar aircraft into airport by the early 1950s with flights to Jacksonville and New Orleans via various intermediate stops. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the ski season in early 1976, the airline had added nonstop DC-9 flights between Twin Falls and both Los Angeles (LAX) and San Francisco (SFO) which were operated only on Saturdays. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the major benefits New Zealand-based Sounds Air has seen from becoming an early adopter of the Takeflite airline enterprise software suite is the dramatic improvement in capability the suite's maintenance control module has given the carrier in managing its maintenance operations. (blogspot.nl)
  • operate
  • It was renamed Sierra Pacific Airlines when the FAA granted permission to operate aircraft weighing over 12,500 lbs. in 1971. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time Air was the first airline to operate the Short 330 (known as the "Flying Boxcar" for their boxy shape) The airline also operated Fokker F27 turboprops. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pacific Western
  • The airline was also serving close-in Edmonton Industrial Airport (YXD, which was later renamed Edmonton City Centre Airport and is now closed) instead of Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and was competing with Pacific Western Airlines on the Calgary-Edmonton route. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orleans
  • By the end of the decade, the National Airlines network spanned from Miami to New Orleans, on what it called the Buccaneer Route. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1987
  • In June 1987 it merged with Air Ontario Ltd (formerly Great Lakes Airlines (Canada), formed in 1958) to form Air Ontario Inc. In turn Air Ontario became part of Air Canada Jazz in 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1989
  • It received the first stretched Dash 8 Series 300 aircraft in the world on February 27, 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In June 1989, Midway Airlines agreed to purchase a hub operation at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for $100 million along with $100 million worth of DC-9 jets from the bankrupt Eastern Air Lines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crews
  • Crews and aircraft were to be provided by the 21st, 36th and 77th bomb Squadrons. (wikipedia.org)
  • A factor behind Air Europe's undercutting of prices while continuing to expand profitably was that it first waited for all the other operators to place their business with Dan-Air and only then placed its contracts, fitting in with whenever aircraft and crews were available. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Airlines
  • At its height, National Airlines had a network of "Coast-to-Coast-to-Coast" flights, linking Florida and the Gulf Coast with cities along the East Coast and large cities on the West Coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Airlines was founded by George T. Baker (1899-1963) in 1934. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1935, the Stinson Trimotor was introduced with National Airlines, which were soon replaced by the Lockheed Model 10 Electra. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • As a result, Time Air briefly operated other aircraft types, including a number of Convair CV- 580 and Convair CV-640 turboprops. (wikipedia.org)
  • F28 jet operations were very successful, leading the airline to acquire a number of additional aircraft, eventually becoming the world's largest operator of the type at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time Canadian Airlines International created a holding company called Canadian Regional Airlines to manage its investments in Time Air and other regional carriers (which included Ontario Express and Inter-Canadien). (wikipedia.org)
  • In April 1993 Canadian Regional Airlines branded the operations of Time Air and Ontario Express as "Canadian Regional Airlines" with both airlines using Canadian Airlines International two letter "CP" code for their flight numbers via a code sharing arrangement. (wikipedia.org)
  • This new staging route would provide protection, permit aircraft to be deployed rapidly to northwestern Canada and Alaska in time of emergency and allow men and supplies to be moved into the region by air. (wikipedia.org)
  • At that time there were 33 aircraft based at this airport: 82% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 6% jet and 3% helicopter. (wikipedia.org)
  • destinations
  • Most of the destinations served by the airline were isolated and remote airports in northern Ontario and Quebec provinces as well as in the Northwest Territories (NWT) (now Nunavut) in Canada in addition to several larger airports across Ontario. (wikipedia.org)
  • domestic
  • The aircraft was operating a domestic flight from Winisk, Ontario. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has evolved to trying to present some record of NZ's domestic airline operations and some of the larger charter operators, interesting NZ international airliner movements and photos I have taken around the country. (blogspot.nl)
  • operations
  • For the 12-month period ending January 31, 2009, the airport had 17,700 aircraft operations, an average of 48 per day: 93% general aviation, 5% air taxi, 2% military. (wikipedia.org)
  • Southern commenced operations into the airport during the mid 1950s with Douglas DC-3 aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the 12-month period ending January 1, 2012, the airport had 31,386 aircraft operations, an average of 85 per day: 71% general aviation, 24% air taxi, 4% military, and 1% scheduled commercial. (wikipedia.org)
  • The solution was to build a system off the same [Takeflite] operations database," which by 2008 was running Sounds Air's entire ticketing, baggage control and reservations functions. (blogspot.nl)
  • 1950s
  • The airline, in addition to the Douglas DC-3, Douglas DC-6B and Martin 2-0-2s, operated Douglas DC-4 and Douglas DC-7 C during the 1950s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cessna
  • In not having control of when and exactly how much maintenance work was being performed on its Pilatus PC-12 and Cessna Caravan aircraft and engines, Sounds Air had no idea how large any given maintenance invoice was going to be. (blogspot.nl)
  • After adding its in-house maintenance control system, Sounds Air decided to take direct control of a large part of its aircraft maintenance by creating a subsidiary called Sounds Aero Maintenance to perform all the airframe maintenance required on the three Cessna 208B Grand Caravans and two Cessna 208 Caravans it operates. (blogspot.nl)
  • British Aircraft Corporation B
  • In 1968, Aloha Airlines was flying daily British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven jet service with a routing of Kamuela (MUE) - Kahului, Maui (OGG) - Honolulu (HNL) and was also operating flights with Vickers Viscount turboprops with daily nonstop service from Honolulu with this flight continuing on to Kona (KOA) at this time. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1969, Mohawk was flying British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven jet service nonstop to Syracuse. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1968, Braniff International had introduced jet service into the airport with Boeing 727-100 and British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven jets. (wikipedia.org)
  • British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven 400 de Havilland Dragon Rapide de Havilland Dove de Havilland Heron Douglas DC-3 Vickers Viscount 701 Vickers Viscount 806X On 20 July 1965, Vickers Viscount G-AMOL crashed on landing at Speke Airport, Liverpool after a flight from Ronaldsway Airport, Isle of Man. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other airlines that previously served Shreveport included the original Braniff International flying British Aircraft Corporation BAC One-Eleven jets followed by Boeing 727-200 jetliners nonstop to New Orleans and Fort Smith, AR, and also direct to Kansas City, Tulsa, Chicago and Minneapolis/St Paul. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1984
  • Mesa Airlines came to Hobbs in early 1984 with Beechcraft 99 flights to Albuquerque and Lubbock while Air Midwest left the city late that year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trans World Ai
  • Named for Albert Bond Lambert, an Olympic medalist and prominent St. Louis aviator, the airport rose to international prominence in the 20th century, thanks to its association with Charles Lindbergh, its groundbreaking air traffic control, its status as the hub of Trans World Airlines and its iconic terminal. (wikipedia.org)
  • WAE with Fokker aircraft merged with Transcontinental Air Transport to form Trans World Airlines (TWA). (wikipedia.org)
  • Transcontinental & Western Air (TWA) eventually changed its name to Trans World Airlines which in turn continued to serve Amarillo for many years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first scheduled jet service into Amarillo was flown by Trans World Airlines in 1964. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trans World Airlines (TWA) served the airport as well with Douglas DC-9 jet service to St. Louis. (wikipedia.org)
  • flown
  • By 1976 there were five or six round trips flown Monday through Friday, none on the weekends, the first departing Imperial at 6 a.m. on the 36-minute flight, with service ending each night just before 8 p.m. back in the "Valley. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, most airline services from Shreveport are flown with regional jet aircraft with the exception of flights operated by Allegiant Air which are operated with McDonnell Douglas MD-80 jetliners and Delta Air Lines with Boeing 717-200 jets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Embraer
  • New Mexico Airlines left Hobbs in early 2011 and new nonstop service to Houston Bush Airport by Continental Express was introduced on July 1, 2011 using 50-seat Embraer 145 regional jets. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 2017, regional feeder ExpressJet Airlines closed their Shreveport based Embraer regional jet aircraft maintenance hangar. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1964
  • The first such system began operations in Japan in 1964 and was widely known as the bullet train . (like2do.com)
  • Imperial was founded as Visco Flying Service in 1964, but later the scheduled passenger service portion of the company changed its name to Imperial Airlines. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1964, Pacific Western had expanded its domestic service from the airport with the addition of regional flights to Cambridge Bay, Coppermine, Dawson Creek, Fort Simpson and Wrigley as well as to the Resolute Bay Airport in the Arctic which is the northernmost destination in Canada served by scheduled airline flights. (wikipedia.org)
  • routes
  • In that year, Canadian Pacific Airlines released licensed routes from Edmonton to 18 points in Northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. (wikipedia.org)
  • For years after this exchange, the federal Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) would not award Western new routes while their major competitors including United and American grew enormous even though all of Western's airliners were of U.S. manufacture while their competitor's fleets included aircraft that had been built in Europe by British or French companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pacific Seaboard would subsequently move its entire operation to the eastern U.S., be renamed Chicago and Southern Air Lines, become a large domestic and international airline and then in 1953 be acquired by and merged into Delta Air Lines thus providing Delta with its first international routes. (wikipedia.org)
  • airfield
  • In all cases, the three letter "YXD" code continued to be used for the airport by all of the airlines serving the airfield over the years. (wikipedia.org)
  • ICAO
  • Western Airlines (IATA: WA, ICAO: WAL, Call sign: Western) was a large airline based in California, with operations throughout the western United States including Alaska and Hawaii, and western Canada, as well as to New York City, Boston, Washington D.C. and Miami on the U.S. east coast and also into Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • Terminal
  • The airport has one taxiway and an aircraft parking apron at the west end of the runway serving the passenger terminal and general aviation facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Five years later the Town built the airport's first terminal building preparing for airline flights. (wikipedia.org)
  • Terminal 2 was closed on 1 December 2015 and all airlines shifted their operations to Terminal 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • The original Spanish-style terminal building, commissioned by United Airlines in 1942 was designed by William Edwards and Joseph Plunkett, an architectural team whose work, including the Arlington Theatre and the National Armory, helped shape the Mediterranean style of the city. (wikipedia.org)
  • Runway
  • Runway 14/32 was opened in 1976, and 16/34 began renovation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the terms of this treaty, any incoming aircraft after 22:00 had to approach Zürich from the east to land on runway 28, which, unlike the airport's other runways, was not equipped with an instrument landing system. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1959, the runway had been extended to 1,593 metres to enable the operation of Malayan Airways' turboprop Viscount aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to delays in upgrade works and disputes between the Department of Civil Aviation of Malaysia and the contractor responsible for the project, the runway extension and upgrading of the ILS (Instrument Landing System) was delayed to Q1 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • On 2 October 2001 a major cash-flow crisis at Swissair, exacerbated by the global downturn in air travel caused by the September 11 attacks, caused the airline to ground all its flights. (wikipedia.org)
  • flights
  • Between 27 and 29 August, the airline operated invitational flights on a Douglas DC-3 Kinsei , leased from Philippine Airlines . (wikipedia.org)
  • For most of the early 1980s, the airline operated flights between San Diego International Airport and Los Angeles International Airport at thirty minutes intervals throughout the day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally, flights operating into and out of KKIA are serviced by narrow-body aircraft. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, during school holiday seasons, airlines such as Cathay Dragon and Malaysia Airlines may upgrade their flights to wide-body aircraft, particularly the Airbus A330-300. (wikipedia.org)
  • Together with complimentary bus transfers between Gulf American Land's Golden Gate Estates development in Cape Coral and Fort Myers' Page Field airport, these flights formed part of Gulf American Land's free sales pitch and were free for prospective customers, who were also served a free meal on board the aircraft on each leg of their journey. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is an FAA certified commercial airport served by United Airlines' affiliate with daily regional flights. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crown Airlines ceased operating about a year later and Air Midwest switched the Lubbock flights to Midland/Odessa, TX. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first aircraft to be operated was a single de Havilland DH.60 Moth, with the main activity of training pilots, and flights for tourists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cambrian also operated jet aircraft in the form of the BAC One-Eleven, which were used for charter flights in addition to operation on the scheduled network. (wikipedia.org)
  • Airline flights began in 1932 on Pacific Seaboard Air Lines. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1933, Pacific Seaboard was operating two daily round trip flights with single engine Bellanca CH-300 aircraft on an intrastate routing of Los Angeles - Santa Barbara - Santa Maria - San Luis Obispo - Paso Robles - Monterey - Salinas - San Jose - San Francisco. (wikipedia.org)
  • United Airlines then inaugurated flights from Santa Barbara/Goleta in 1936. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1978
  • In mid-1978 discussions resulted in the airline being sold by James K Vedder to a group of investors from the San Diego area who believed that the deregulated airline environment would provide opportunities not before possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • In November 2017, there were 247 aircraft based at this airport: 141 single-engine, 30 multi-engine, 36 jets, 31 helicopters, and 9 military. (wikipedia.org)
  • airport
  • Initial plans for the airport, as laid out in the Federal government's scheme of 1945, were centered on facilities capable of handling international airline traffic. (wikipedia.org)
  • An aircraft rescue and fire fighting facility shares space in the airport maintenance facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • About 1980 the airline moved its headquarters to McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad, California. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the late 1920s, Lambert Field became the first airport with an air traffic control system-albeit one that communicated with pilots via waving flags. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the war, the airport became a manufacturing base for McDonnell Aircraft and Curtiss-Wright. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of this expansion, the airport is now able to accommodate the world's largest passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following another move to Trenton-Mercer Airport, New Jersey shortly afterwards, the airline was bought by C-46 type-rated pilot, John B. Becker, in 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are 47 aircraft based at this airport: 83% single-engine, 8% multi-engine, 8% jet, and 3% helicopter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Until 2002 Santa Barbara Airport was on a mainline jet route between San Francisco and Los Angeles operated by several airlines over the years. (wikipedia.org)
  • tons
  • Aircraft of up to 80 tons were envisaged. (wikipedia.org)
  • January 12 - In the Second Italo-Abyssinian War, aircraft of the Italian Royal Air Force (Regia Aeronautica) begin the Battle of Genale Doria by dropping two tons (1,814 kg) of mustard gas on Ethiopian positions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its inhabitants have all fled after Italian aircraft drop 40 tons (36,288 kg) of bombs on the town during the Battle of Genale Doria. (wikipedia.org)
  • Italian aircraft drop 40 tons (36,288 kg) of bombs on retreating Ethiopian forces over the last four days of the battle with devastating effect, and on February 19 a strafing aircraft mortally wounds the Ethiopian military leader Ras Mulugeta Yeggazu, who dies eight days later. (wikipedia.org)
  • February 27 - During the Second Battle of Tembien, Italian aircraft drop 200 tons (181 tonnes/metric tons) of high-explosive bombs on forming-up areas for Ethiopian troops and kill many Ethiopians fleeing the battlefield as they ford the Takkaze River. (wikipedia.org)
  • international
  • The route system immediately expanded to Yuma and Phoenix as well as Los Angeles International. (wikipedia.org)
  • The airline also served other international destinations such as London, England and Nassau, Bahamas during its existence. (wikipedia.org)