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Colonial Airlines

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1942-1956

Historical Note

Colonial Airlines was a United States airline from 1942 to 1956. It began in 1928 as Canadian Colonial Airways and flew air mail. It was renamed Colonial Airlines in 1942 and added scheduled service. The airline ceased operations when it merged with Eastern Air Lines.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Commercial Airlines Collection

 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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