Great names like Pan Am, twa, and Eastern have disappeared, all at one time the creations of visionary men.
The 747 fleet was never grounded as a result of the twa crash.
One famous vase smuggled and later sold to the Met even traveled in a first-class twa seat.
Boeing had failed to meet a deadline to implement explosion-prevention devices in 747s, directly related to the loss of twa 800.
It was not a hedge fund manager who invented the iPhone, after all, but it was a hedge fund manager who ran twa into the ground.
Ou, the origin o' cock-fightin' gangs back to the time o' the Greek wars, a thoosand or twa years syne, mair or less.
It wasn't my fault I didn't go to school, and 'twa'n't his fault, poor man.
And finallie, incais that supporte sould be send frome you, what maner of amytie mycht insew betuix these twa realmes?
I'll be ben mysel' in a meenute or twa to hae a crack wi' her.
I've seen picturs in Melindy's jography, looks as ef 'twa'n't so woodsy over there as 'tis in these parts, 'specially out West.
formed May 16, 1928, as Transcontinental Air Transport, merged 1930 with Western Air Express to form Transcontinental and Western Air, Inc. (TWA). Name changed to Trans World Airlines 1950, but the moniker remained the same. Last remnants bought out by rival American Airlines in April 2001.