‘Devastating news’ as airline enters administration
Flybmi, the airline based at East Midlands Airport, has ceased flights blaming spikes in costs and Brexit uncertainty.
The airline's owner British Midland Regional Limited employed 376 staff and operated 17 aeroplanes to 25 destinations across Europe.
A Flybmi spokesman said: "It is with a heavy heart that we have made this unavoidable announcement.
"The airline has faced several difficulties, including recent spikes in fuel and carbon costs, the latter arising from the EU's recent decision to exclude UK airlines from full pa... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...