A very sick airline

nelson-ramiz

The Government of Curaçao should not continue throwing the people’s money in a private company. An airline of which its management has proven their incompetence to run it. They have no viable plan and the right aircraft to operate their scheduled flights. If Curaçao wants to have an airline to save the hundreds of jobs then they should, before More...

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