Lloyd International Airways Ltd – link to Hong Kong
“Lloyd International Airways Ltd was a private, British independent airline formed in 1961 to operate worldwide charter flights It commenced operations with a single Douglas DC-4 piston airliner from Cambridge Marshall Airport. Lloyd International concentrated on passenger and cargo charters with four-engined, long-range aircraft. It also had links in Hong Kong since its inception and flew to the Far East regularly. During the mid-1960s, the airline began re-equipping its fleet with Bristol Britannia and Canadair CL-44 turboprops, all of which featured large cargo doors and palletised freight systems. Long-range Boeing 707 jets joined the Lloyd International fleet during the early 1970s for use on affinity group passenger and freight charters to North America and the Far East.
Lloyd International ceased operations in June 1972.”(1)
Any information about or images of the airline in Hong Kong would be most welcome.
- Lloyd International Airways – wikipedia
This article was first posted on 30th December 2017.