Re: Transatlantic Caravelle

Date:         11 Jul 97 02:09:30 
From:         "Brian Maddison" <BMADDISO@BCSC02.GOV.BC.CA>
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Chris Elberfeld wrote:
>I seem to remember reading somewhere that Danish charter operator
>Sterling Airways flew Caravelles on Scandinavia-USA charters
>sometime in the late 1960's. Can anyone furnish details (fuel stops,
>how long the service ran, etc)?

According to Airliners magazine (Vol 1 No 1), the first transatlantic
Sterling Caravelle service was in 1970 and routed CPH-KEF-YQX-OMA-SFO !

Don't know how long the service lasted but I doubt many customers came
back for a second trip after such an itinerary.

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Brian Maddison