Freddie Laker, the pioneer of cheap, no-frills airlines, started in the aircraft business with a number of Second World War surplus planes that he acquired for a song at Southend Airport. By 1946, Laker knew every airfield in Europe, together with every type of aircraft and its payload. With a loan from a friend he set up Aviation Traders, dealing in war-surplus and then carrying passengers and freight in converted Halifax bombers. Laker made his first fortune from the Berlin
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