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Hunting-Clan Air Transport

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of Hounslow

1953 The Hunting family decided to split the Hunting Group and to transfer their airline business to a new holding company which they had set up together with the Scottish Clan Line shipping company; the airline was named Hunting-Clan Air Transport[1]

1960 Merger of Hunting-Clan and Airwork to form British United Airways. Would share with BOAC routes to East and Central Africa; agreement with BEA on London-Gibraltar route[2].

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Mar 02, 1955
  2. The Times, Apr 05, 1960