XX The Super 80 Sendoff
September 4, 2019, marked the end of the venerable Super 80 in the American Airlines fleet. BERNIE LEIGHTON, CODY DIAMOND, and CHRIS SLOAN went onboard AA80, the last revenue flight. BENJAMIN BEARUP took one of the flights ferrying these aircraft to Roswell. Here’s how it went.
XX Turkish Airlines: Istanbul-Bogotá-Panama City
ENRIQUE PERRELLA jumps onboard Turkish Airlines’ newest aircraft, the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, and its new Business Class product.
XX Big, Bigger, Istanbul
One of the world’s biggest airports has opened outside Istanbul. So far, operations have been surprisingly glitch-free. But challenges await. ANDREAS SPAETH reports.
XX Farewell to the ‘Maad Dog’
American Airlines says goodbye to the jetliner that contributed to its growth for three decades. BEN WANG tells how some passengers onboard the last revenue flight felt about it.
XX Brussels Airlines
MATTEO LEGNANI reports on the major revamp of Brussels Airlines, as the airline takes the characteristics of a boutique hotel to up its game.
XX Hawaiian Airlines
DAVID H. STRINGER goes back to the origins of Hawaiian Airlines and shows how the carrier has evolved over nine decades to become a de facto ambassador of Hawaii to the world.
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