Even before the blithely lethal coziness of Jessica Fletcher's
Cabot Cove became Sunday nights' Maine event, the land Down East
enjoyed a reputation for bucolic charm combined with Yankee common
So it may surprise some readers to know that the city of Bangor,
Maine, is gaining new notoriety as the airlines' Eastern Seaboard
Apparently there's been something of a boom-let in
Trans-Atlantic airborne boozing of late, creating the need for a
logical dumping ground for liquored-up flyers. Bangor, home to a
former Air Force base that features an 11,000-foot runway, fits the
The city does quite well out of the deal, charging up to $5,000
for the privilege of using their fly-in detox facilities.
Looks like air-rage is going to be a growth industry.