TITLE

New airline Sky Europe still trying to get off the ground

AUTHOR(S)
Barecz, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Slovak Spectator;7/2/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 26, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Slovak airline Sky Europe. Delay in the launching of its first regular scheduled flights from Bratislava, Slovakia to major European destinations; Reactions of both travelers and the foreign business community to Sky Europe's original plans; Failure of the government to sign a tax deal with the airline; Increase in the demand for an airline running flights from Bratislava to major European hubs.
ACCESSION #
5137979

 

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