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User currently offlineSoups From Ghana, joined Jun 2004, 3438 posts, RR: 14
Posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 1550 times:

now a lcc went bust before it even started luton-man anf luton-rome was 2 routes on their schedules..... anymore routes?


Next destinations, Suarabaya, beirut, paris, Accra
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User currently offlineEham From Netherlands, joined Sep 2003, 448 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 1507 times:

NOW Airlines filed for slots @ Amsterdam Schiphol from London Luton, quite a silly move because they would be killed by easyJet within a week  Smile

They dropped the slot-request a few months ago...


User currently offlineCapital146 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2003, 2125 posts, RR: 44
Reply 2, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1487 times:

Always sad to hear the demise of an airline, even when they didn't even commence services.

By all accounts they got very near to start-up (didn't they even acquire aircraft and took on cabin crew?). Continually pushing back the start date was always a sign that things weren't going to plan. A number of people here likened the situation to that of proposed Irsh carrier, FreshAer. Looks both companies ended their days in a similar fashion.



Like a fine wine, one gets better with age.
User currently offlineJGPH1A From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1487 times:

Wisest never to book on an LCC until you see flights departing, and even then, give it a month or so.

User currently offlineBackfire From Germany, joined Oct 2006, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1462 times:

Anybody know why this has cropped up today?

NOW actually went bust weeks ago, and it was reported then - at least in the aviation press.


User currently offlinePlanesarecool From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 4121 posts, RR: 11
Reply 5, posted (10 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 1440 times:

There was a topic on it about 2 weeks ago...

-Stephen


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