Airlines Convair 600 N94264
When Trans Texas Airways secured routes from
Houston into Mexico (notably Monterey) in 1969
it changed its
name to the grander sounding Texas International Airlines. All
the existing fleet were
the rather more attractive livery than the earlier TTA schemes.
Seen above in this
nice shot by Bob
Garrard is a Rolls-Royce
powered Convair 600 at Dallas in July 1970. In the mid
airline revised its livery yet
the real Texas-style red, white and blue as seen below.
image is from the extensive files of Ellis M.
Chernoff, and was taken at the Cavern City Air
Carlsbad, N.M. in December of
N94253 (c/n 114)