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Laker Airways flies for the final time on this day in 1982

  “Laker Airways (owned by Sir Freddie Laker) was formed in 1966“, so says Flight’s World Airlines Directory entry in the issue dated 3 April 1982, “to operate inclusive tour and ad hoc passenger charter services. “Scheduled passenger services, vigorously marketed as Skytrain low-fare walk-on flights, began in September 1977 after lengthy legal battles and […]

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