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Ex Swissair CEO To Launch New Airline!  
User currently offlineEZYcrew From Spain, joined Oct 2001, 460 posts, RR: 3
Posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 3518 times:

Philippe Bruggisser, the CEO of the former SAir Group is planning to start a new airline. Euroblue would operate Airbus A319s in a business class configuration on flights mainly to the Middle East and Turkey. The Tribune de Genève said that he already raised CHF100 millions.

Besides this, lawsuits are pending against Mr Bruggisser for frauds, among other things.

After he and his colleagues destroyed the Swiss aviation sector, I wonder what he's really up to! Some people just never learn...

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User currently offline9V-SPF From Germany, joined Sep 2001, 1375 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 3491 times:

I wonder why he doesn´t go back to his roots which would mean placing an order for at least 20 A-380´s (with some more on option) and sending them to all places all over the world where nobody wants to fly.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

User currently offlineEZYcrew From Spain, joined Oct 2001, 460 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 3469 times:

Yeah, or buy Air Sudan, Yemenia and MyTravel Airways to form a worldwide alliance!

User currently offlineLeskova From Germany, joined Oct 2003, 6075 posts, RR: 70
Reply 3, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 3468 times:

I wouldn't be surprised if he tries to buy a few money-loosing-airlines again - to convert them into C-Class airlines... some people just don't know when it's time to stop...


Smile - it confuses people!
User currently offlineYegbey01 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 1732 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 3352 times:

Good idea actually.

I am sure he can make some money flying banking executives to the Middel East.


User currently offlineBoieng747-400 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 3340 times:

You'd think that after all this time Bruggisser would be in jail. Sometimes Swiss law just lacks compared to other countries. He lead a national pride to bankruptcy, cost the jobs of thousands and cost $2 billion to the confederation. Unfortunately, this is one of the cases where I'd have liked the Swiss to some sort of similar action as the US did with Enron...

Cheers,
Tim


User currently offlinePVD757 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 3420 posts, RR: 16
Reply 6, posted (10 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 3292 times:

Maybe this is their version of community service?  Nuts

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