Airlines and Aircraft Serving Des Moines Effective April 1, 1981
AIR MIDWEST
Aircraft Operated:
Swearingen Metroliner
Destinations Served:
Kansas City Downtown (MO), Kansas City International (MO)

BRANIFF INTERNATIONAL AIRWAYS
Aircraft Operated:
Boeing 727-200
Destinations Served:
Kansas City International (MO)

BURLINGTON AIRWAYS
Aircraft Operated:
Piper
Destinations Served:
Moline (IL)

FRONTIER AIRLINES
Aircraft Operated:
Boeing 737-200
Destinations Served:
Denver (CO), Lincoln (NE)

MID-CONTINENT AIRLINES
Aircraft Operated:
Piper
Destinations Served:
Cedar Rapids (IA)

OZARK AIR LINES
Aircraft Operated:
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-10, McDonell Douglas DC-9-30
Destinations Served:
Chicago O'Hare (IL), Denver (CO), Fort Dodge (IA), Indianapolis (IN), Minneapolis/Saint Paul (MN),
Saint Louis (MO), Sioux City (IA), Sioux Falls (SD), Waterloo (IA)

REPUBLIC AIRLINES
Aircraft Operated:
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30
Destinations Served:
Milwaukee (WI)

REPUBLIC AIRLINES (WEST) *
Aircraft Operated:
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30
Destinations Served:
Milwaukee (WI), Phoenix (AZ)

*  The Civil Aeronautics Board approved Republic's takeover of Hughes Airwest on September 12, 1980.  The
carrier operated as Republic Airlines West and continued using Hughes Airwest's "RW" code until January
1983 when the final integration of the two carriers occurred.

UNITED AIRLINES
Aircraft Operated:
Boeing 727-100, Boeing 727-200, Boeing 737-200
Destinations Served:
Cedar Rapids (IA), Chicago O'Hare (IL), Denver (CO), Los Angeles (CA), New York LaGuardia (NY),
Omaha (NE)
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