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Sun County and Sunwing 737-800s in Las Vegas. (Top photo: Eddie Maloney from North Las Vegas, USA (SUN COUNTRY 738) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons. Bottom photo: Eddie Maloney from North Las Vegas, USA (C-FTOH) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons)

The Story of Two Northern Suns: Sunwing and Sun Country

When winter rolls around it is always common to find people looking for ways to fly south and two airlines have made a profit on the idea of flying from snow to sun: Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines and Ontario-based Sunwing Airlines. Sun Country is the older of the two with its first flight taking place in 1982. Sun Country was formed from the ashes of bankrupt Braniff International and after the collapse, a group of 36 ex-Braniff employees who were…