Why would an investor be exploring the Return of Eastern Airlines?
Eastern Air Lines — which went out of business in 1991 — was once one of the four largest airlines in the United States. Currently in the midst of the worst worldwide economy in years where it is difficult enough to maintain the operations of a commercial airline, what would possess someone with the idea of re-launching a once-storied commercial airline?
AA since 85 asks how to get a ride on a DC3? If you can help, or are also interested, please post in this thread.
Coincidentally, I was recently checking out an option to charter a DC3 for a future Kiwi Do, as there are 2 places in New Zealand that have operational DC3’s for charters and scenic flights.