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Best Price! But at what Price?!

More and more, all of us in the aviation industry are seeing companies slashing prices to get business.  When business gets slow or uncertain, it’s a natural response.  958 more words

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AirTran Airways to operate its last flight tomorrow

AirTran Airways (subsidiary of Southwest Airlines) (Orlando) as planned, will fly into the sunset tomorrow night. As previously report, the last flight, flight 1, will operate from the Atlanta former hub to Tampa, Florida, arriving just before midnight on December 28. 724 more words

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Top ten list of airlines no longer with us

Greetings, readers. As an airplane enthusiast and flight simulation hobbyist, I enjoy downloading different types of aircrafts from airlines that have gone out of business. A website called Simviation.com is my source for getting my downloads. 345 more words

Top Ten List

From "The Word For You Today" by Bruce Christian


In May 1996, ValuJet flight 592 crashed into the Florida Everglades, killing 110 passengers.  Navy experts tried using special technology to detect the plane’s black box, without success.   237 more words


Families To Remember ValuJet 592 Victims

MIAMI (CBS4) — They lost sons and daughters, husbands and wives. Lives were turned upside down by what should have been a simple plane ride fifteen years ago Wednesday. 269 more words


ValuJet becomes AirTran: A Piece of Aviation and Marketing History

This case dates back to 1996 and 1997 but a recent article by Time magazine and Southwest buying AirTran makes it relevant again.  Time had piece about the top 10 worst corporate name changes.  738 more words


A Crash of Convenience

A Crash of Convenience
In my lifetime, I have found myself engrossed in many quests. As a young man, I had multiple expeditions happening simultaneously. These ambitious pursuits were not just limited to over-land, but underwater as well. 1,851 more words