airberlin to cease Caribbean operations from late Sep-2017

    airberlin announced (11-Sep-2017) plans to end its Caribbean flight schedule from Dusseldorf Airport. According to an 11-Sep-2017 GDS and inventory timetable display, details include:

    • DuesseldorfCancun: Suspend twice weekly service from 23-Sep-2017;
    • DuesseldorfCuracao: Suspend weekly service from 19-Sep-2017;
    • Duesseldorf-Havana: Suspend twice weekly service from 23-Sep-2017;
    • Duesseldorf-Puerto Plata: Suspend twice weekly service from 21-Sep-2017;
    • Duesseldorf-Punta Cana: Suspend three times weekly service;
    • Duesseldorf-Varadero: Suspend twice weekly service from 22-Sep-2017.

    airberlin plans to reimburse any tickets on the sectors purchased after the filing for insolvency proceedings on 15-Aug-2017. Tickets that were issued before the filing for insolvency proceedings will not be reimbursed due to insolvency law regulations. [more – original PR – English/German]