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  • Existence: 1946-2012

Historical Note

MALÉV, also seen as MALÉV Hungarian Airlines, was established in 1946 as Hungarian-Soviet Civil Air Transport Joint Stock Company. In 1954, the airline rebranded to MALÉV. It was the flag carrier airline of Hungary and operated out of Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport until its closure in 2012 due to financial strife.

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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