AeroClassics ACTXI064 Douglas DC-9 DC9-10 Texas International Airlines N1302T
Texas International Airlines was a US airline head quartered near William P. Hobby Airport in Houston, Texas. Operating out of hubs at Dallas and Houston, the airline provided regional passenger service in Texas and surrounding states for most of its life. Texas International was also considered to be the unofficial flag carrier for the state of Texas, today Continental Airlines holds that position. In 1967 it purchased a fleet of McDonnell Douglas DC-9 jets: nineteen of the Series 10 model and seven of the Series 30 aircraft, operating them to airports as small as Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Beaumont, Texas, and Little Rock, Arkansas.