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13,000 stranded after French airline collapses: official

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Some 13,000 passengers, mainly booked on flights to and from Algeria, are still stranded after France's second-largest airline Aigle Azur went into receivership, a senior French official said Monday, adding that several potential buyers had been identified. The airline, which employs almost 1,200 staff, filed for bankruptcy and suspended flights last week after losses which prompted a shareholder coup that ousted the chief executive. "Out of 19,000 passengers who found themselves in… (www.yahoo.com) More...

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E1craZ4life
WOW

comes to mind.
TheDogeof88
What's interesting is that until I saw this article, I had never heard of France's second-largest airline.
alexa320
You need to get out more, lol!! 😂
dardav
dardav 4
extremely thin profits margins, one misstep and down she goes

eagleboyjr
Todd Eagle 6
When Airlines fail, they seem to fail spectacularly...
allanrbowman
I guess the passengers of the French airline, didn't make the last hop.
Jackx9
Don Quixote -1
British Airways strike, all flights cancelled. French airline collapses.

The hell is with these European airlines.
sanukjim
A lot of my UK friends worked for BA in the 1980s and 1990s and BA had the reputation of treating their employees as scu,.From baggage and ticket counter people to their most senior pilots.
TheDogeof88
I don't know anything about Aigle Azur, but I can say that our experiences with BA have not been that great.
SkyAware123
SkyAware123 -5
No surprise.. it's french.

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