Monarch Air Lines Pilot Wing

Denver, CO 1946-1949

Monarch Airlines started scheduled air service on November 27, 1946. By 1948 the airline was sharing several functions with Challenger Airlines such as maintenance and sales at Denver. Monarch bought controlling interest in Challenger in December 1949. Monarch merged with Arizona Airways and Challenger Airlines on June 1, 1950 to form Frontier Airlines.


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