ATA Bankruptcy

Got an ATA flight coming up soon? No, you don’t.

The budget airline filed for Chapter 11 and shut down operations, citing rising jet fuel costs and the unexpected cancellation of a large military charter contract. They join Aloha Airlines in the burgeoning bankrupt airline trend. Who will be next?

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