thumb Western Airlines was a large airline based in California, with operations throughout the western United States and western Canada, as well as into Mexico. The airline also served such international destinations as London, England and Nassau, Bahamas during its existence. Western had hubs at Los Angeles International Airport, Salt Lake City International Airport, and the former Stapleton International Airport in Denver. Before it merged with Delta Air Lines it was headquartered at Los Angeles International Airport. The company's slogan for many years was "Western Airlines....The Only Way To Fly!"