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  1. Monarch's Shadow Airline Grows - Wandering Aramean

    […] Monarch flights are operating normally on Monday after meetings with the CAA ran late into Sunday ev…. The “shadow” fleet remains in position as Monarch works to shore up its books by the end of the week/month when its license is due for renewal. Still plenty of time for things to go very well or terribly badly. […]

  2. NB
    NB at |

    Good riddance if it does fail. It was by far the most unpleasant airline I’ve had the misfortune to fly. Every flight was miserable with the check in being a zoo, through all customer interaction to being focused on herding cattle and FAs worse even than UA’s to minuscule seats. It made Ryanair seem stellar.

  3. Tracy
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    You’ve obviously never flown on easyjet and Ryanair. Monarch never cancel flights and leave customers stranded.

  4. Alan Dickey
    Alan Dickey at |

    It’s just pining

  5. Can Air Berlin shrink to survive? - Wandering Aramean

    […] for drama around short-haul airlines in Europe? Monarch provided a splash of color over the weekend but the bigger news this week is expected to come from Air Berlin, with a major reorganization on […]

  6. DLD120: Who shall fly and who shall fold | Dots, Lines & Destinations

    […] aviation industry is a bit of a mess right now. Both Monarch and Air Berlin are having […]