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Orlando Municipal Airport, Shawnee Airlines and the Beechcraft 99 Commuter

When I was a kid, my mom was a travel agent. She started with the Grace Steamship Lines in downtown Chicago in the 1950’s, where she met my Dad. Lucky for me. Mom was hired by Orlando-based Shawnee Airlines in … Continue reading

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Along with the rest of the “gate lice”, I was flying “low class” back from Dallas on a business trip a couple of weeks back. You know the usual….cramped seats, militant FA’s, and Disney-bound crumb crunchers kicking your seatback. Ah, … Continue reading

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