Kahjuks jälle üks lennufirma vähem.
"Financially troubled since the past few years, Spanair ended operations on 28 January 2012, after Qatar Airways pulled out of talks to inject cash into the airline."
Info allikas näiteks siin:
Spanair comunication to their customers
January 27th of 2012
Spanair advises today, the 28th January 2012, that the airline has suspended operations. Due to these exceptional circumstances all our flights are canceled
a- If you have paid the ticket by credit card, please ask for information from your credit card issuer or bank about the different refund options.
b- If you have travel insurance, please contact your insurance provider to receive information about coverage.
c- If you have bought your ticket in a travel agency, please contact them.
d- If you have purchased a ticket with Spanair that is operated by another airline, in principle your flight will be unaffected. However for clarification we suggest you contact the operating airline.
e- Spanair, in cordination with the Generalitat, has reached an agreement with Vueling, Iberia & Air Europa. For all those passengers that bought tickets to fly in the next three days they will be have the option of a special fare (the price of the tickets will be different according to the destionation):
· Domestic & Balearic Islands: 60 EUR
· Canary Islands: 90 EUR
· International: 100 EUR
(*) Prices will not include taxes or duty fees
f- In all other cases to claim the refund of your ticket, please contact:
· Spanair sales offices
· AENA help desks located in airports in Spain
· Tourist information offices in Spain.
· Catalan consumer agency
The Spanair contact center (Telephone number within Spain: 900 13 14 15 and from outside Spain: +34 971 916 047) and our Spanish sales offices in the airports will remain open to attend to customers.
Barcelona, January 27th of 2012
Kohalikes Hispaania TV-des hetkel üks põhiuudiseid: näidati rahutuid ja väga rahutuid inimesi lennujaamades ja politsei kaitset Spanair'i töötajatele (kes ju ka töö kaotavad).