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Wings of paradise : Hawaii's incomparable airlines

Author: Peter N Forman
Publisher: Kailua, Hawaii : Barnstormer Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The true story of service and competition among Hawaii's airlines from 1929 to 2005.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter N Forman
ISBN: 0970159447 9780970159441
OCLC Number: 70247710
Description: vii, 391 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: November 11, 1929 --
Early years --
Pacific crossing --
"We're going to make it" --
War years --
Postwar expansion --
Enter Aloha --
Thunder from Texas --
Dr. Hung Wo Ching --
Jack Magoon's airline --
Graveyard spiral --
The roaring '70s --
Mutiny in the Mid-Pacific --
The Finazzo formula --
Joseph O'Gorman --
Diverging courses --
The commuters --
Aloha flight 243 --
Losing altitude --
Changing of the guard --
Dial 911 --
Double-barreled bankruptcy --
Birds of paradise.
Other Titles: Hawaii's incomparable airlines
Responsibility: by Peter N. Forman.

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The true story of service and competition among Hawaii's airlines from 1929 to 2005.

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