Aviation

UK operator Jota to be liquidated after pandemic and Brexit setbacks | News

Liquidators have been appointed to wind up UK operator Jota Aviation, based at London Southend, which had formerly conducted specialist passenger charter and freight services. The UK Civil Aviation Authority listed Jota Aviation as having a valid air operator’s certificate in a May update, with approvals for British Aerospace 146s and BAE Systems Avro RJ […]

Aviation

JetBlue accuses Spirit’s board of conflicts of interest | News

An “entrenched” board of directors with ties to Frontier Airlines is behind Spirit Airlines’ disinterest in a proposed acquisition by JetBlue Airways. That is according to JetBlue chief executive Robin Hayes, who expressed confidence on 26 May that Spirit shareholders will reject a competing acquisition proposal from Frontier. “We have a very entrenched board… at […]