British airline Flybe has ceased trading and all scheduled flights have been cancelled.
In a statement posted on its Twitter account Flybe said: “We are sad to announce that Flybe has been placed into administration.
“David Pike and Mike Pink of Interpath have been appointed administrators.
“Regretfully, Flybe has now ceased trading.
“All Flybe flights from and to the UK are cancelled and will not be rescheduled.”
“It is always sad to see an airline enter administration and we know that Flybe’s decision to stop trading will be distressing for all of its employees and customers.
“We urge passengers planning to fly with this airline not to go to the airport as all Flybe flights are cancelled. For the latest advice, Flybe customers should visit the Civil Aviation Authority’s website or our Twitter feed for more information.”Paul Smith, The UK Civil Aviation Authority’s consumer director.
It comes after Flybe returned to the skies in April following an earlier collapse.
It served airports such as Belfast City, Birmingham, East Midlands, Glasgow, Heathrow and Leeds Bradford.
Flybe was pushed into administration in March 2020 with the loss of 2,400 jobs as the COVID-19 pandemic destroyed large parts of the travel market.
Before it went bust it flew the most UK domestic routes between airports outside London.