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The Original Eastern Airlines Shutdown 25 Years Ago Today: Personal Stories of That Final Day

Twenty five years ago today, Eastern Airlines, a carrier with roots dating back to 1927, ceased operations. Today the brand is gracing the skies again under new leadership and an entirely different business model. On this Flashback Friday, we are honored to get the perspective of former employees of original Eastern Airlines during the hours leading up to that fateful date. ( More...

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