Nis to lose last operator Montenegro Airlines from March
Montenegro Airlines (YM, Podgorica) has announced the cancellation of its five times weekly service from Podgorica to Nis from March 30 leaving the Serbian airport without scheduled flights going forward. Montenegro Airlines had offered connections via Podgorica to its remaining network with a Fokker 100 overnighting in Nis to allow for short connection times in Podgorica.
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) has agreed to maintain its five weekly flights between Podgorica and
in Serbia, following weeks of negotiations with local authorities. A dispute arose between Montenegro Airlines and local Niš authorities over unpaid subsidies with the Montenegrian carrier threatening to suspend flights at the start of the Summer 2013 season. The two sides have since drafted a new agreement with services set to continue until October 31.
) has delayed the delivery of its last remaining
on order by one year with delivery now expected for spring 2014 instaead of spring 2013. At the same time, it has reportedly also converted this EMB-195 order to a
order according to EX-YU aviation news.
) has hosted a two day meeting of the region's carriers including
) to explore how the loss making carriers could cooperate better. The carriers have agreed to regularly meet and to come up with options to better utilize their fleets and to optimize schedules and pricing to allow for better connections between the airlines. Prior to this meeting, the Croatian government had ...