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Airlines currently excluded from cover: Cover will remain excluded until further notice. News Reports and notices. Air Mandalay, which began operations in Myanmar 24 years ago, said it may resume services in the future subject to restructuring and an improvement in market conditions.
The announcement comes after FMI Air ceased operations in July amid higher fuel prices and a slump in the tourism industry that has also forced other domestic carriers in the highly competitive domestic market to halt services.
The statement said passengers booked to travel with Air Mandalay after September 4 would receive a full fare refund. Air Mandalay said it had been extremely difficult to operate in Myanmar when the country was under military rule and the target of sanctions. Some 11, passengers are affected.
The company, founded incited the failure of negotiations with a potential partner to pull the company from recurring funding shortfalls that intensified in October last year. It will also file for bankruptcy, and a court will decide on next steps.
The company employed over people and its six turboprop Saab planes served 22 European destinations from its hub just outside the Swiss capital. The grounding of its fleet leaves 11, pre-booked passengers facing the challenge of securing refunds or alternative travel arrangements.
Those with SkyWork bookings are advised not to come to the airport, and rather to contact the booking or travel agent where they initially bought tickets.
The summer service of Helvetic Airways, which flies from Bern to holiday destinations in Italy, Spain, France, and Greece, remains unaffected, the airport confirmed.
But this year has brought additional challenges for airlines, including rising oil prices and a weak Brazilian real that makes international travel more costly for Brazilians, a top market for LATAM together with Chile.
However, Norwegian Air International, which attributed the increased losses primarily to new base set-up costs, said it expected the airline to fare better in the years ahead on the back of increased business.
Net losses deepened to Operating profit plunged by 61 percent to Sales grew by 6. Thai Airways made a net loss of 3.
Earnings were helped by a million baht gain from the sale of its hotel business and million baht from property sales.
Shares in the carrier fell as much as 3. Cathay reported consecutive annual losses for the first time in its history in March. As it tries to weather growing competition from mainland Chinese and Gulf carriers, Cathay has implemented a turnround programme, including replacing its chief executive and cutting jobs at its Hong Kong headquarters.
The company said fuel costs for Cathay Pacific and its wholly owned subsidiary Cathay Dragon rose On a per-share basis, the New York company said it had a loss of 38 cents.
Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs, were 38 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 36 cents per share. JetBlue shares have dropped 11 percent since the beginning of the year.
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