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June 17, 1955 - Mohawk Airlines debuts new jet

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
Taking a look back at WRGB history as we celebrate 85 years in the capital region.

On June 15th 1955, reporter Ted Baughn got a close-up look at the new plane debuted by Mohawk airlines.

That's the mascot, Chief Nanticoke, chewing his gum and waving as the plane taxied down the runway.

We presume plane took off... but for some reason nobody took that picture!
June 17, 1955 - Mohawk Airlines debuts new jet


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