Imperial Airways

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Imperial Airways
Jenis sebelumnya Swasta
Industri Transportasi udara
Nasib Bergabung dengan British Airways Ltd.
Pendahulu
Penerus British Overseas Airways Corporation
Didirikan 31 Maret 1924
Ditutup 24 November 1939
Kantor pusat Croydon, UK

Imperial Airways adalah perusahaan transportasi udara jarak jauh komersial pertama Britania Raya yang beroperasi mulai 1924 sampai 1939. Maskapai ini melayani sejumlah wilayah di Eropa, terutama rute Britania ke Afrika Selatan, India dan Timur Jauh, termasuk Malaya dan Hong Kong. Maskapai ini juga bekerjasama dengan perusahaan lokal: Qantas (Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Ltd) di Australia dan TEAL (Tasman Empire Airways Ltd) di Selandia Baru.

Imperial Airways bergabung dengan British Overseas Airways Corporation pada tahun 1939.

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  • Bluffield, Robert. 2009. Imperial Airways - The Birth of the British Airline Industry 1914-1940. Ian Allan. ISBN 978-1-906537-07-4.
  • Budd, Lucy "Global Networks Before Globalisation: Imperial Airways and the Development of Long-Haul Air Routes" Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) Research Bulletin 253, 5 December 2007.
  • Cluett, Douglas; Nash, Joanna; Learmonth Bob. 1980. Croydon Airport 1928 - 1939, The Great Days. London Borough of Sutton ISBN 0-9503224-8-2
  • Doyle, Neville. 2002. The Triple Alliance: The Predecessors of the first British Airways. Air-Britain. ISBN 0-85130-286-6
  • Moss, Peter W. October 1974. British Airways. Aeroplane Monthly.
  • Pirie, G.H. Passenger traffic in the 1930s on British imperial air routes: refinement and revision. Journal of Transport History, 25 (2004) 66–84.
  • Pirie, G.H. Air Empire: British Imperial Civil Aviation 1919-39. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2009. ISBN 978-0-7190-4111-2.
  • Pirie, G.H. Incidental tourism: British imperial air travel in the 1930s. Journal of Tourism History, 1 (2009) 49-66.
  • Pirie, G.H. Cultures and Caricatures of British Imperial Aviation: Passengers, Pilots, Publicity. Manchester: Manchester University Press, July 2012. ISBN 978-0-7190-8682-3.

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