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Status Of Ufly Airways?

Thu Nov 08, 2007 8:54 pm

I am wondering if anyone has seen the Ufly Airways MD-80 (formerly of Falcon Air Express) and/or have an update on the airline? Do they even have a website? I know they got some favorable press from the Miami Herald and Flight Global, but I've not seen anything since.

Separately, I was in Miami on Monday. Pulling in, there was a SkyKing 737-200 parked by the Avior 737-200. Do they operate Havanna charters for ABC?

Flight Global article:

Miami Herald article:
Nelson Ramiz, whose family owns Venezuela-based Aeropostal, has bought Falcon Air Express out of bankruptcy and has big plans to expand the Miami-based charter airline. Ramiz, who is renaming the carrier ufly Airways, is adding aircraft and banking on generating business through his wife's tour operator, Destinations Worldwide, plus others. The plan, he said, is to create air and hotel packages from Miami to such destinations as Aruba, Curacau, Venezuela and Colombia as well as...

Published on 2007-07-09, Page 11G, Miami Herald, The (FL)