Primera Air’s attempts to operate low-cost transatlantic flights from the UK have not gone to plan, partly due to delays in receiving the planned aircraft.
A slug of short notice cancellations in Birmingham have now been announced:
Birmingham to Newark is cancelled from 20th June
Birmingham to Toronto, due to start on 23rd June, is cancelled
Birmingham to Boston, due to start on 22nd June, was cancelled a few weeks ago
You can read more on the Birmingham Mail site here. It is worth noting that the airline says it had a 70% load factor on the Newark flight. It tries to spin this as good but it is actually very poor, especially for a budget carrier which is reliant on volume.
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