31-Dec-2012 12:56 PM

XL Airways files for bankruptcy

XL Airways Germany formally filed for bankruptcy in a Darmstadt District Court on 27-Dec-2012 (aerotelegraph.de, 29-Dec-2012). The carrier suspended operations on 14-Dec-2012, prior to which it operated a fleet of five Boeing 737-800s for Condor and Oger Tours, as well as providing wet lease and charter services.