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Heartbreak for Monarch staff and passengers after 4am airline collapse - The Independent

Passengers booked on the first wave of Monarch flights were already at five UK airports, baffled at being unable to check in, when a brief text arrived announcing their holidays had been wrecked: “Important! Monarch has stopped operating,” read the ...and more »

Monarch Airlines collapse: UK's biggest peacetime repatriation under way - The Guardian

Civil Aviation Authority says it is taking action to get 110,000 people back to UK, with 750,000 future bookings cancelled. Everything you need to know about the Monarch collapse · Tell us how you have been affected · Gwyn Topham · @GwynTopham.and more »

Hundreds of Manchester-based Monarch staff will be out of work before Christmas after airline went bust - Manchester Evening News

Almost 500 Monarch staff based at Manchester Airport woke today (Monday) to an uncertain future after losing their jobs as the airline went bust. They are among 2,100 former employees out of work nationally as all flights were cancelled.and more »

UK launches 'biggest ever peacetime repatriation' after Monarch collapse - Financial Times

The UK government started Britain's “biggest ever peacetime repatriation” on Monday as it began flying home the first of 110,000 holidaymakers stranded overseas after the collapse of Monarch Airlines, the country's fifth-biggest airline. Administrators ...and more »

UK faces £60m bill following collapse of Monarch - Financial Times

The UK government will be hit with a £60m bill to bring home the 110,000 holidaymakers stranded overseas after the collapse of Monarch Airlines, the UK's fifth-biggest airline. The low-cost carrier and tour operator entered administratio n in the early ...and more »

Cheap alternative flights to all of Monarch's European destinations that you can still snap up now - Mirror.co.uk

Monarch Airlines has gone into administration , with all flights and holidays from Monday 2nd October onwards cancelled. While there are flights to bring Brits stranded abroad back home, for those with holidays planned over the next few weeks it's ...and more »

Monarch Airlines goes into administration - The Economist

JUST before dawn on October 2nd, passengers booked to fly on Monarch Airlines began to receive texts informing them that their flights had been cancelled. This was the first news that Britain's fifth-biggest airline had ceased trading and is now in ...and more »

Monarch's bumpy ride ends in failure - Financial Times

Monarch has teetered on the brink of collapse several times before. But on this occasion the UK budget airline that filed for administration in the early hours of Monday morning failed to find a saviour. The British carrier and tour operator finally ...and more »

Monarch becomes Europe's third airline to fail in five months - World Finance

British low-cost carrier Monarch Airlines filed for insolvency on October 2, marking the biggest ever collapse in the UK's aviation industry. The airline's bankruptcy makes it the third European operator to fail in the last five months. Monarch's ...and more »

RIP Monarch Airlines: Why lack of innovation meant gradual oblivion - International Business Times UK

When rivals carried more passengers in a month than Monarch managed in a year, the end was all but inevitable. Gaurav Sharma. By Gaurav Sharma. Updated October 2, 2017 17:32 BST. Monarch Airlines planes are seen parked at Manchester airport in the ...and more »