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Would You Fly With Jetsgo Again?  
User currently offlineYYZ757FAN From Canada, joined Feb 2005, 93 posts, RR: 0
Posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 3429 times:

Michael LeBlanc wants to restructure his bankrupt airline, Jetsgo , and resume limited operations as soon as June 25. A mere 3 months after closing, leaving 17,000 passengers stranded and 1350 employees out of work. It is still to be seen if he can sell his fleet of Fokker 100's and raise the necessary capital to implement his plan. My question is, would you trust LeBlanc and fly with Jetsgo again???

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User currently offlineManu From Canada, joined Dec 2004, 406 posts, RR: 7
Reply 1, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days ago) and read 3373 times:

The Globe and Mail currently has a poll on their website and 81% say no (from just under 10,000 votes). I'm with them.

User currently offlineCessnapimp From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 1320 posts, RR: 19
Reply 2, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 3345 times:

Almost everyone will probably say "no"...

... but then they have to book a flight and are looking for the best price. And sudently the memory falters. It's a race to the bottom. If anyone out here wishes to book SG.. fine. You forfeit the right to bitch about anything here... ever...


User currently offlineA332 From Canada, joined Feb 2005, 1644 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 3314 times:

I never would have flown with them when they were in existence before and that will never change... a joke of an airline if there ever was one.


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User currently offlineSanjet From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 180 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 3302 times:

81% will say no to Jetsgo? BS! As soon as they see those fares, they'll be running to them like dogs after a bone. Public has a VERY short term memory. If Leblanc gets this right, he will do good. He filled a niche and I think he'll get to them again right away. Starting for the summer will be a good start and creditors are all for this.
Can't stop saying this but money talks, or the lack of it.



Will Fly For Food!
User currently offlineSevenair From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 1728 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 3247 times:

hows about a rebrand? like AirTran and ValueJet. True the changes are both under different circumstancecs, but maybe it would work. jetsGO is an awful anem anyway!

User currently offlineCessnapimp From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 1320 posts, RR: 19
Reply 6, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 3203 times:

Did you guys see this Rick Mercer sketch yet? Man, that's funny!

http://www.cbc.ca/mondayreport/videos/airline_failures.wvx

Enjoy! LOL!


User currently offlineYeggerman From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 143 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 3196 times:

What I don't get is how this will work. He's going to have to give 17,000 people free flights, or at least refunds if he starts up under the Jetsgo name again. This pretty much means he's giving out his 1st month of operations as a free ride to those people who got screwed. Assuming the creditors are stupid enough to accept his plan of restructuring and lose all there money again... Just a thought


"All great things must come to an end"
User currently offlineBiggles From Canada, joined Dec 2004, 459 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 3177 times:

I will never fly on one of his airlines,regardless of the price..

User currently onlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1770 posts, RR: 4
Reply 9, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 3125 times:

Never have...never will.

User currently offlineACDC8 From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 7642 posts, RR: 35
Reply 10, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 3064 times:

I'd fly with JetsGo again, as long as Michael Leblanc has nothing to do with them! I would never fly with any airline with him involved.


A Grumpy German Is A Sauerkraut
User currently offlineContnlEliteCMH From United States of America, joined Mar 2005, 1458 posts, RR: 44
Reply 11, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3018 times:

Quoting Cessnapimp (Reply 6):
Did you guys see this Rick Mercer sketch yet? Man, that's funny!

http://www.cbc.ca/mondayreport/videos/airline_failures.wvx

Enjoy! LOL!

What a stitch! I love it!



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User currently offlineNwafflyer From United States of America, joined Jul 2004, 1050 posts, RR: 2
Reply 12, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3007 times:

Oh dear, let's see how many silly unsuspecting passengers there are out there -- and passengers who pay cash -- please all of you out there -- pay be credit card only -- if you have no credit card, do a bank debit card -- good friend of mine, teacher from New Brunswick, lost money because of Jetsgo -- I don't understand why she didn't use a credit card -- she would have lost nothing (other than time)

User currently offlineACDC8 From Canada, joined Mar 2005, 7642 posts, RR: 35
Reply 13, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3006 times:

That wasn't funny!
It was freakin' funny!

Thanks for sharing!  bigthumbsup 



A Grumpy German Is A Sauerkraut
User currently offline727200er From Canada, joined Mar 2004, 318 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 2939 times:

Me pesonally? Not no, BUT HELL NO!!!!

Canadians in general .... Yeah probably.



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