1987: A maintenance crew works on several of the Wings West/American Eagle fleet on Nov. 19, 1987. Wings West/American Eagle once had headquarters in San Luis Obispo with 250 employees. They maintained their fleet of aircraft at the San Luis Obispo airport.
1987: A maintenance crew works on several of the Wings West/American Eagle fleet on Nov. 19, 1987. Wings West/American Eagle once had headquarters in San Luis Obispo with 250 employees. They maintained their fleet of aircraft at the San Luis Obispo airport. Tony Hertz The Tribune
1987: A maintenance crew works on several of the Wings West/American Eagle fleet on Nov. 19, 1987. Wings West/American Eagle once had headquarters in San Luis Obispo with 250 employees. They maintained their fleet of aircraft at the San Luis Obispo airport. Tony Hertz The Tribune

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