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British West Indian Airways



  • Existence: 1939-2006

Historical Note

British West Indian Airways was established in late 1939. It became a subsidiary of British Overseas Airways Corporation in 1949. At one point it was the largest carrier in the Caribbean. The airline ceased operations in 2006, succeeded by Caribbean Airlines.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Commercial Airlines Collection

Identifier: 2018-00-00-23
Abstract The Commercial Airlines Collection is an artificial collection comprised of textual, visual, and audiovisual materials of commercial airlines from around the world, 1910s-2020s.

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