Nightly News   |  January 30, 2014

Eastern Airlines May Fly Again

The name and logo of the former airline has been bought by a group of investors who plan to start up a new Miami-based operation.

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>>> if you're old enough to remember the ad campaign , you remember the airline that called itself the wings of man. eastern airlines may soon fly again, their name and logo may have been bought up by a group of investors who may have filed papers to start up a new airline based in miami. the old airline served 140 destinations at its height with over 300 aircraft. it was the first airline to start shuttle service between new york, washington and boston.