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Switzerland: Darwin Airline flights grounded November 28

Darwin Airline (Adria Airways Switzerland) flights grounded November 28 after license revoked

29 Nov 12:27 AM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 11/28/2017, 12:00 AM until 11/28/2017, 11:59 PM (Europe/Zurich). COUNTRY/REGION Switzerland

Event

Switzerland's Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) revoked the operating license belonging to Darwin Airline (Adria Airways Switzerland) on Tuesday, November 28. Reports say the decision was based on the firm's financial state. All Darwin flights have been grounded as a result. A representative for the airline announced that the firm intends to resume operations in the future, but did not specify a timeline.

Context

Darwin Airline is a Lugano-based regional airline. The airline formerly operated under the brand Etihad Regional. The firm filed for financial insolvency on November 27 following the loss of several key contracts.

Advice

Individuals affected by the grounding of Darwin Airline flights should contact the airline for alternative arrangements.

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