Flybe: Airline cancels all flights amid admin news
The popular airline Flybe has stopped all trading and canceled all scheduled flights.
It comes as the regional airline released a statement saying they were “sad to announce this Flybe was put into administration.”
They urge passengers not to travel to airports and that they would not be able to arrange alternative travel.
However, the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said it would advise and inform those affected.
On 28th January 23 David Pike and Mike Pink were appointed joint administrators of Flybe Limited. Flybe has since ceased trading. All Flybe flights to and from the UK have been canceled and will not be rescheduled. For more information, see @ & pic.twitter.com/DhLb8UhwXk
— Flybe ✈ (@flybe) January 28, 2023
The airline Flybe falls into administration
The news marks the second time the airline has halted trading since March 2020 Flybe announced administration.
However, the company was bailed out by Thyme Opco, a company affiliated with US hedge fund, which later became Cyrus Capital Flybe Limited.
In April 2022, the airline resumed operations and plans to operate 530 flights per week on 23 routes.
A statement from CAA Consumer Director Paul Smith said: “It’s always sad to see an airline go into administration and we know it flybes Decision to cease trading will be onerous for all employees and customers.
“We urge passengers wishing to fly with this airline not to go to the airport Flybe Flights are cancelled.
“For the latest advice, Flybe customers should visit the Civil Aviation Authority’s website or our Twitter feed for more information.”
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