Re: American Airlines L1011 ???

Date:         21 Nov 99 23:56:36 
From:         Hugh Dickson <>
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W-A-A wrote:
> In the early 90's, American operated two (leased or borrowed) L1011's
> for only a few summer months.  I saw these aircraft at DFW when I lived
> in Dallas, and failed to take any pictures of them.  The tails were
> painted light gray, but without the "AA".  Does anyone know the story
> behind these odd step-children in American's fleet?  Why did they
> arrive?  Can anyone produce a photo?

Aloha,    UAL operated six L-10s that we got from
PAA when we bought their Pacific division.  We got
rid of those suckers as soon as we could.  I think they
went to ATA and Delta.