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The final flight for US Airways heads out Friday night, as the company completes its merger with American Airlines. Flight 1939, which travels to Charlotte, Phoenix and San Francisco, will land Saturday morning at 6:18 a.m. Eastern in Philadelphia, a US Airways hub.

Customers and current and former employees took to Twitter to remember the good:

And the bad:

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Seth Kaplan of Airline Weekly for his memories and what the end of US Airways means for the industry.


This segment aired on October 16, 2015.

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