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03-19-2011, 10:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Sabretip View Post
I'd be curious if Pegula ever entertains the idea of a private charter plane for flying the team - certainly, with his resources and company, I have to believe he owns a plane(s). Other sports teams have been known to use a team plane rather commercial flight to ease on the hassles of air travel and give the players more comfortable accommodations after games. It would kind of fit in with what Pegula and Black inferred with the "hockey heaven" goal and references to player facilities.

If the team had their own plane, I wonder if RJ would find the travel less stressful...
The Sabres have been flying private, charter planes for years. The private company they use is Miami Air International. Teams haven't flown commercial for years, probably decades.

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