Adria Airways

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An Adria airplane.
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Adria Airways was the national airline of Slovenia. It began on 14 March 1961 and ended in 30 September 2019. In 1969, it bought its first jet aircraft, the Douglas DC-9.[1] In December 1981, an Adria airplane crashed in Corsica. The crash killed 180 people. [2] Adria bought its first Airbus A320 in 1989.[3] As of June 2015, Adria has 12 airplanes.[4]

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  1. "History". adria.si. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  2. Upi (2 December 1981). "178 Are Killed in Crash of Yugoslav Jet in Corsica" – via NYTimes.com.
  3. "EX-YU Aviation News: Adria phases out last A320". exyuaviation.com. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  4. "Adria Airways Fleet Details and History". planespotters.net. Retrieved 3 July 2015.