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Rearview Mirror: Aloha Flight 243’s miraculous landing left an indelible mark

  • COURTESY BOB NICHOLS
                                Aloha Airlines Flight 243, above, lost the top front part of its fuselage on April 28, 1988.

    COURTESY BOB NICHOLS

    Aloha Airlines Flight 243, above, lost the top front part of its fuselage on April 28, 1988.

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                                A worker inspects the front portion of the plane’s interior.

    STAR-ADVERTISER

    A worker inspects the front portion of the plane’s interior.

I have a great fondness for Aloha Airlines, even though it went out of business 13 years ago. I admired its founders and had many friends who worked there. Read more

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