Monarch’s Collapse Highlights Challenges For UK Budget Carriers

Disappointed passengers slumped wearily on their suitcases in crowded departure halls: It is an all-too familiar scene. This time it wasn’t a strike, storm or computer malfunction that left thousands of vacationers stranded—it was the sudden collapse on Oct. 2 of Monarch Airlines after investor...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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