NC251M in Inter-Island Airways paint (Photo: Locoscoutla (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Two Airline Chief Executives Meet To Fly a Vintage Aircraft from 1929

Last week, the Chief Executive Officers of Alaska Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines flew together on an aircraft that both carriers have had previous ties with. In a special outing for the two CEOs, Brad Tilden and Mark Dunkerley, both AvGeeks, met up to fly a vintage 1929 Bellanca CH-300 Pacemaker. While Tilden, Alaska’s CEO, was in Hawaii celebrating his carrier's 10 years of service to the state, he was invited by Dunkerley to fly the aircraft together. In a statement,…