A Part of History
Calling All Eastern and
Trump Shuttle Employees
EAL Radio Show Broadcast
Episode 357 -
March 19, 2018
Our next EAL Radio Show on March 19, 2018, Episode 357 is “The Eastern/Trump Shuttle” or the name as it was originally known as when it began April 30, 1961 was the “Eastern Air Lines Shuttle”. This flight originated out of New York City, Boston, Washington, D.C. and Newark. The shuttle's slogan if you remember was “Imagine Life Without Us”. We are calling Shuttle employees to join us on the broadcast, so please send us your name and telephone number to: host@EALRadioShow.com.
The specialty of this Eastern Air Shuttle was:
- Reservations were not required ahead of time
- Passengers just showed up at the terminal
- Airline tickets were bought on board from Flight Attendant
- Missed Flight – no problem another Shuttle was in an hour
- Different location, no problem hourly Shuttle Flights were in each of these cities.
Listen to how and why this money making Shuttle that fulfilled the needs of travel for many business people ended for Eastern. How on October 1988, the Eastern Air Shuttle's ground rights were ended and 17 aircraft were sold to Donald Trump and the beginning of the Trump Shuttle. Discover that the dream of traveling any time without reservations to these destinations still exists and what carrier has the routes now.
Call in to share your experience of flying on it; or enlighten us as to how it was to work any of those routes and share more memories with us on March 19, 2018.
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Enjoy the Journey!