Freddie Laker launched Skytrain, the inaugural flight took place amongst much hype on 26th September 1977. This was a no frills low fare, budget daily service between London Gatwick and JFK in New York.<br />
Freddie Laker meets the press; his normal pose for photographers was with his arms outstretched pretending to be one of his aircraft.
FREDDIE LAKER 1970s SKYTRAIN LOW FAIR NO FRILLS BUDGET SERVICE
Freddie Laker launched Skytrain, the inaugural flight took place amongst much hype on 26th September 1977. This was a no frills low fare, budget daily service between London Gatwick and JFK in New York.
Freddie Laker meets the press; his normal pose for photographers was with his arms outstretched pretending to be one of his aircraft.

Filename: FREDDIE LAKER SKYTRAIN INAUGURAL FLIGHT 1977 02608252014.jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 24 Aug 2014
Location: Gatwick UK
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