Essair Airlines Pilot Hat Badge
The Pilot wing is identical except for the backing

Houston, TX 1939-1946

Essair Airlines was first authorized service in 1939 and did so but ceased operations due to legal problems. In 1944 the CAB gave approval and service was again started in 1945. In 1946 the airline changed it's name to Pioneer Air Lines. Merged with Continental Airlines in 1955.


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