Air Transport World

ATW through the years.(odds&ends)(briefs)(Brief article)

10 YEARS AGO: US Dept. of Justice recommended that competitors of AA and BA receive 336 slots at Heathrow as a condition of the pair's receiving antitrust immunity from the DOT for their long-delayed alliance. --July 1998

20 YEARS AGO: Seeking to be one of the first airlines to operate intra-European routes, BA applied to the CAA in London to fly from Manchester, England, to Lyon, France, and then on to Milan. --July 1988

30 YEARS AGO: The only certainty about the outcome of the present debate on US noise and emission requirements is that meeting them will be very expensive. …

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