What happened to Eastern Airlines?

Answer According to the U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission, Eastern Airlines was one of the largest U.S. airlines between the 1930s and the 1980s. The airline eventually stopped doing business in 1991 a... Read More »

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What year did Eastern Airlines cease operations?

Eastern Airlines was established in 1927 as Pitcairn Aviation Inc. of Philadelphia. After some changes to the company name and ownership, it became one of the "Big Four" airlines that dominated U.S... Read More »

When did Eastern Airlines go out of business?

Eastern Airlines went out of business in 1991, according to the U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission. The liquidation of the company was preceded by a bankruptcy filing in 1989, which occurred foll... Read More »

China Eastern Airlines Safety?

China Eastern Airlines is based in Shanghai at the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. The airline was first established in 1988. Today, the airline flies to a number of destinations throughou... Read More »

When did eastern airlines close?

As Eastern Airlines was collapsing under its debt for a decade already, it completely ran out of money to operate in January 1991. In late 1991, the airline was liquidated. This confirmed the end o... Read More »