Air Transport World

ATW through the years.(odds & ends)(Air Transport World)

10 years ago: China Eastern and China Southern Airlines are among 22 Chinese companies that are expected to seek a listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange this year.--March 1994

20 years ago: Pan Am's complaint to the CAB that flights by British Airways' Concordes across the Atlantic were unfair competition was dismissed by BA as "ridiculous and fallacious."--March 1984

30 years ago: Two airlines leaders on separate fronts are calling for a new class of airline service at lower prices and devoid of expensive amenities. El Al Chairman Mordecai Ben Ari wants a first class in the upper decks of 747s, a business class much like today's economy class, and a new holiday tourist class at 10-abreast with paid-for drinks and no galleys or hot foods. …

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