Today In Aviation History: June 8th –

Today In Aviation History: June 8th

These are the top events in aviation history for June 8th:

Tuesday, June 08, 1948

Air India commenced a regular Bombay-London service by Lockheed Constellation

Friday, June 08, 1962

Air-India International was renamed to Air India

Thursday, June 08, 1978

Wardair became the first operator of the de Haviland Dash 7

Thursday, June 08, 1989

Trump Shuttle restarted operations

Wednesday, June 08, 2005

Daily Air launched services

Monday, June 08, 2009

Tianjin Airlines was rebranded from Grand China Express Air and first flight was on 10 Jun 2009

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

SunExpress Germany launched services

Friday, June 08, 2012

REDjet ceased operations

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Air Lituanica filed for bankruptcy

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