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Old Feb 17, 16, 8:15 pm
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Originally Posted by jlemon View Post
57. In 1987 there were three cities in the state of Nevada that benefitted from scheduled jet flights. Identify the three cities and the single airline that served all three of them.

Well, at one point, there were four cities in Nevada that had scheduled jet service operated by the same airline: Las Vegas and Reno, of course, and also Elko (EKO) and Ely (ELY). The airline was United operating the Boeing 737-200 into both Elko and Ely. So I'll guess UA had dropped their Ely service by this time but was still serving Elko in addition to LAS and RNO.
A good guess but no - United had stopped jet service to EKO and ELY by 1987. So - we're looking for a different airline and the correct combination of three cities, and of course we already know LAS and RNO are two of them. Hmm... EKO or ELY?
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