Southeast Airlines

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Southeast Airlines
Commenced operations 1999 (1999)
Ceased operations November 30, 2004 (2004-11-30)
Operating bases Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport
Frequent-flyer program Smile Miles
Fleet size 10
Destinations 13
Headquarters Largo,Florida, United States

Southeast Airlines was a low fare public charter airline in the United States, headquartered in Largo, Florida, operating regular service to various vacation/leisure destinations using eight Douglas DC-9 and two McDonnell Douglas MD-80 aircraft. It abruptly ceased operations on November 30, 2004.[1] The airline was featured on The Simple Life, which Southeast executives hoped the show would give the carrier some exposure.[2] The airline's jets featured the "Sun King" logo previously used by the original National Airlines which appeared on the tails of their aircraft.[3]


Southeast Airlines served the following destinations throughout operations:


Southeast Airlines operated the following aircraft throughout operations:

Southeast Airlines Fleet
Aircraft Total
Douglas DC-9-30 6
McDonnell Douglas MD-80 4


  1. ^ "Company News: Southeast Airlines ceases operations", NY Times
  2. ^ Huettel, Steve (February 9, 2005). " Airline misses its last laugh". St. Petersburg Times. Retrieved December 9, 2013. 
  3. ^; photos of Southeast Airlines MD-80 & DC-9 aircraft