Ryan International Airlines Pilot Hat Badge

Wichita, KS 1976-2006 / Rockford, IL 2006 - 2013

Ryan began service in 1976 as a fixed base operator, then hauling freight. It became an all passenger charter carrier in 2004 and moved its headquarters to Rockford, Illinois in 2006 after it was purchased by a real estate holding company. The airline had been in Chapter 11 bankruptcy since 2012. The airline announced it was going out of business effective January 11, 2013

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