Monthly Archives: March 2004


OzJet may be stillborn

OzJet’s plan operate BAe 146s on routes linking secondary, close-in airports in eastern Australia may be over before it gets underway. Despite the airline’s intention to use BAe 146s, its plans have drawn vociferous opposition from airport neighbors. Only a few days after OzJet’s announcement, the management of Essendon airport […]


Swiss CEO resigns over Avro RJ crash

André Dosé, CEO of Swiss, resigned after Federal prosecutors launched an investigation into the crash of Crossair Avro RJ100 HB-IXM on 24 November 2001, which could lead to manslaughter charges against its management. The official report into the accident, issued in February, was sharply critical of the airline’s practices. Dosé […]