Airline history from 1977, this page lists 27 airline related events from 1977.
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27 dates in airline history from 1977:
Saturday, January 22, 1977
Kenya Airways was established following the breakup of East African Airlines. View airlines from Kenya.
Monday, January 31, 1977
Comair was founded by David Mueller and his Father Raymond as Wings Airways. View airlines from USA.
Tuesday, February 01, 1977
Air North was founded by Joseph T. Sparling and Thomas Wood. View airlines from Canada.
Friday, February 04, 1977
Kenya Airways began service from Jomo Kenyatta International airport in Nairobi. View airlines from Kenya.
Friday, March 11, 1977
Air Tanzania was established after the breakup of East African Airways. View airlines from Tanzania.
Tuesday, April 05, 1977
Spirit Lake Airways began operations (reorganised in 1979 as Great Lakes Airlines). View airlines from USA.
Friday, April 15, 1977
Comair, founded by David Mueller and his Father Raymond on 31Jan1977 as Wings Airways, restarted operations. View airlines from USA.
Sunday, May 01, 1977
Air Maldives ceased operations after the Maldivian Government grounded its aircraft and froze its assets. View airlines from Maldives.
Sunday, May 15, 1977
Empire Airlines was established and started operations in Orofino as a charter company originally named Clearwater Flying Service. View airlines from USA.
Monday, May 16, 1977
Bursa Airlines, established in Jan1974, but the first flight was not until this date. View airlines from Turkey.
Wednesday, June 01, 1977
Air Tanzania restarted operations. View airlines from Tanzania.
Thursday, June 02, 1977
Air Gabon flew its first intra-African flight, Libreville-Lome-Abidjan-Lome-Libreville. View airlines from Gabon.
Monday, June 27, 1977
First flight of the CASA C-101. View airlines from Spain.
Thursday, June 30, 1977
Air North, formed 01Feb1977 by Joseph Sparling & Thomas Wood, restarted operations. View airlines from Canada.
Thursday, July 21, 1977
Overseas National Airways formed a FAR Part 129 leasing company known as United Air Carriers. View airlines from USA.
Wednesday, August 31, 1977
Antonov An-72 first flight. View airlines from USSR.
Thursday, September 15, 1977
Air Seychelles was established by the Seychelles government by the merger of Air Mahé & Inter-Island Airways, as Seychelles Airlines. View airlines from Seychelles.
Monday, September 26, 1977
Laker Airways inaugurates its no-booking "Skytrain" service between London and New York. View airlines from United Kingdom.
Friday, September 30, 1977
TRAFE, founded in 1971, ceased operations. View airlines from Argentina.
Monday, October 17, 1977
Port Authority of NY & NJ loses its bid to ban the Concorde. View airlines from USA.
Wednesday, October 19, 1977
Concorde made its first landing in New York City. View airlines from United Kingdom.
Monday, October 31, 1977
Air Tungaru was founded. View airlines from Kiribati.
Tuesday, November 01, 1977
Tu-144 first passenger carrying flight. View airlines from USSR.
Monday, November 07, 1977
TAB (Transportes Aereas Bolivianos) was formed as a sub-division of the Air Transport Management of the Bolivian Air Force. View airlines from Bolivia.
Tuesday, December 13, 1977
The first Eastern A.300 started operations. View airlines from USA.
Tuesday, December 20, 1977
Goldensun Aviation commenced operations. View airlines from India.
Thursday, December 22, 1977
First flight of the Antonov An-72. View airlines from USSR.