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Airbus A300B2-202, Eastern Air Lines JP5949899
An Eastern Airbus A300 airplane.

Eastern Air Lines was one of the largest airlines of the United States. It was founded by Eddie Rickenbacker in 1929. It stopped flying in 1991. Eastern was one of the Big Four airlines of the USA, along with American Airlines, United Airlines and TWA.

In 2015, Eastern relaunched flights. Currently it only has charter flights from Miami to Cuba. In the future it will have more planned flights.

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