Thursday, September 12, 2013
Rumors of Jack Frye Resigning?
The TWA Airline Strike of 1946 — the first real airline strike in America was a seminal event. This was another unfortunate circumstance in a series of events in 1946 including the grounding of the Constellation, the heavy investment to establish International expansion, the post-war recession and the vast differences of Howard Hughes and Jack Frye on how the company should be run. Rumors of Jack Frye resigning began to filter throughout the company, though he denied it.