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GB Airways

GB Airways was a UK airline; prior to its dissolution it was headquartered in "The Beehive," a former terminal building, at City Place Gatwick, London Gatwick Airport in Crawley, West Sussex, England. [1]

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Airbus A320 family

The Airbus A320 family consists of short- to medium-range, narrow-body, commercial passenger twin-engine jet airliners manufactured by Airbus.

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Airline

An airline is a company that provides air transport services for traveling passengers and freight.

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Arrow

An arrow is a shafted projectile that is shot with a bow.

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Beehive, Gatwick Airport

The Beehive is the original terminal building at Gatwick Airport, England.

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Bland Group

The Bland Group Ltd. is made up of a number of small and medium sized operating companies based in Gibraltar, the United Kingdom and Morocco.

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Blue

Blue is the colour between violet and green on the optical spectrum of visible light.

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Boeing 737

The Boeing 737 is a short- to medium-range twinjet narrow-body airliner.

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British Airways

British Airways, often shortened to BA, is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom and the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on fleet size.

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British European Airways

British European Airways (BEA), formally British European Airways Corporation, was a British airline which existed from 1946 until 1974.

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British Overseas Airways Corporation

British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) was the British state-owned airline created in 1940 by the merger of Imperial Airways and British Airways Ltd.

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British people

British people, or Britons, are the indigenous people or natives of the United Kingdom, British Overseas Territories, Crown Dependencies; and their descendants.

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Chairman

The chairman or chairwoman, or simply the chair, sometimes known as chairperson, is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly.

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City Place Gatwick

City Place Gatwick is an office complex located on the property of London Gatwick Airport in Crawley, West Sussex, England.

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Crawley

Crawley is a town and borough in West Sussex, England.

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Dan-Air Engineering

Dan Air Engineering Limited was the maintenance arm of Dan Air Services Limited, one of Britain's foremost wholly privately owned, independentindependent from government-owned corporations airlines during the 1970s and 80s.

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Douglas DC-3

The Douglas DC-3 is a fixed-wing propeller-driven airliner.

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EasyJet

EasyJet (styled as easyJet) is a British low-cost airline carrier based at London Luton Airport.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Europe

Europe is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia.

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Flight International

Flight International (or Flight) is a global aerospace weekly publication produced in the UK.

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Flying boat

A flying boat is a fixed-winged seaplane with a hull, allowing it to land on water, that usually has no type of landing gear to allow operation on land.

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France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.

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Franchising

Franchising is the practice of the right to use a firm's business model and brand for a prescribed period of time.

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Fuselage

The fuselage (from the French fuselé "spindle-shaped") is an aircraft's main body section that holds crew and passengers or cargo.

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Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport is north of the centre of Crawley, West Sussex, and south of Central London.

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Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula at the entrance of the Mediterranean.

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Heathrow Airport

Heathrow Airport is a major international airport in west London, England.

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Imperial Airways

Imperial Airways was the early British commercial long-range air transport company, operating from 1924 to 1939 and serving parts of Europe but principally the British Empire routes to South Africa, India and the Far East, including Malaya and Hong Kong.

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Joseph Gaggero

Joseph James Gaggero CBE, GMH, KHS, KFO, (20 November 1927 – 10 February 2012) was a Gibraltarian businessman.

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List of ship companies

Searching for the list of companies that own and operate the freight ships (Bulk Carriers, Container Ships, Roll-on/Roll-off (for Freights), Tankers and Gas Carriers), see List of freight ship companies. Searching for the list of companies that own and operate the passenger ships (Cruise Ships, Cargo-Passenger Ships, and Ferries (for Passengers and Automobiles)), see List of passenger ship companies. Searching the shipping agencies, or the companies that own and operate tugboats, fishing ships or so, see other pages. Ship companies * Ship.

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Livery

A livery is a uniform, insignia or symbol adorning, in a non-military context, a person, an object or a vehicle that denotes a relationship between the wearer of the livery and an individual or corporate body.

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Logo

A logo (abbreviation of logotype, from λόγος logos "word" and τύπος typos "imprint") is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol commonly used by commercial enterprises, organizations and even individuals to aid and promote instant public recognition.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport, is an international airport in Ringway, Manchester, England.

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Mediterranean Sea

The Mediterranean Sea is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean surrounded by the Mediterranean region and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north by Southern Europe and Anatolia, on the south by North Africa, and on the east by the Levant.

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Mergers and acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions are both aspects of strategic management, corporate finance and management dealing with the buying, selling, dividing and combining of different companies and similar entities that can help an enterprise grow rapidly in its sector or location of origin, or a new field or new location, without creating a subsidiary, other child entity or using a joint venture.

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Morocco

Morocco (المغرب; ⵍⵎⴰⵖⵔⵉⴱ or Muṛṛakuc, ⵎⵓⵔⴰⴽⵓⵛ; Maroc), officially the Kingdom of Morocco, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa.

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North Africa

North Africa or Northern Africa is the northernmost region of Africa.

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Nose cone

The term nose cone is used to refer to the forwardmost section of a rocket, guided missile or aircraft.

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Office of Fair Trading

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) was a not-for-profit and non-ministerial government department of the United Kingdom, established by the Fair Trading Act 1973, which enforced both consumer protection and competition law, acting as the UK's economic regulator.

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Oneworld

Oneworld (marketed as oneworld; CRS: *O) is an airline alliance founded on 1 February 1999.

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Portugal

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic (República Portuguesa), is a country on the Iberian Peninsula, in southwestern Europe.

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Red

Red is the color at the end of the spectrum of visible light next to orange and opposite violet.

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Rhombus

In Euclidean geometry, a rhombus(◊), plural rhombi or rhombuses, is a simple (non-self-intersecting) quadrilateral all of whose four sides have the same length.

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Saro Windhover

The Saro A.21 Windhover was a British amphibious aircraft from the period between World War I and World War II, constructed by Saunders-Roe, or Saro.

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Spain

Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe.

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Tangier

Tangier (also in English: Tangiers; طنجة Ṭanja; Berber: Ṭanja, ⵟⴰⵏⵊⴰ; archaic Berber name: Tingi or Tinigi; Tingis; Tanger) is a major city in northern Morocco with a population of approximately 974,000.

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Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport

Tangier Ibn Battouta Airport (Aéroport Tanger Ibn Battouta, مطار طنجة ابن بطوطة) is an international airport serving Tangier (Tanger in French), the capital city of the Tangier-Tétouan region in Morocco.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Vertical stabilizer

The vertical stabilizers, vertical stabilisers, or fins, of aircraft, missiles or bombs are typically found on the aft end of the fuselage or body, and are intended to reduce aerodynamic side slip and provide direction stability.

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Vickers Viscount

The Vickers Viscount was a British medium-range turboprop airliner first flown in 1948 by Vickers-Armstrongs, the first such aircraft to enter service in the world.

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West Sussex

West Sussex is a county in the south of England, bordering East Sussex (with Brighton and Hove) to the east, Hampshire to the west and Surrey to the north, and to the south the English Channel.

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White

White is an achromatic color, literally a "color without color", composed of a mixture of all frequencies of the light of the visible spectrum.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GB_Airways

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