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    Wow Air’s new owner now plans December relaunch


    The planned relaunch of Icelandic low-cost carrier Wow Air has been delayed until December, according to a statement provided by the owner of the shuttered airlines’ assets, though many questions about the effort’s feasibility remain unanswered. The 8 October statement from Michele Ballarin, chair of Virginia-based USAerospace Associates, does not ...

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    XL Airways France liquidated after turbulent history


    Last-ditch attempts to save XL Airways France have failed, after a commercial court declared the airline would be liquidated, ending a turbulent history for an airline which had undergone multiple ownership changes over the past 15 years.

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    Investment offer stays XL Airways execution


    French carrier XL Airways France has extended its suspension period by a few days, amid indications that it is being studied by an investor.

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    XL Airways France suspends operations


    Leisure carrier XL Airways France has suspended all operations for several days, owing to financial problems.

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    France's XL Airways halts sales due to 'financial difficulties'


    XL Airways, a Paris-based low-cost long-haul carrier, announced on its website that it will stop selling tickets effective 19 September.

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    XL A330 crew battled degrading flight-control systems


    ​French investigators have detailed a cascading series of failures which seriously degraded the flight controls of an XL Airways Airbus A330-200 in cruise over the Mediterranean Sea.