Will File for Protection Under Section 7 of the US Bankruptcy
TransMeridian Airlines has announced
the shut down of all flight operations effective immediately. The
Atlanta based supplemental carrier was unsuccessful in negotiations
to restructure its debt.
All flight operations have been terminated. Passengers who
purchased tickets on cancelled flights should contact their travel
agent or credit card company.
Since its founding in 1995, TransMeridian has carried more than
a million passengers to more than 150 destinations within the
United States, Mexico, South America and the Caribbean. The
management of TransMeridian would like to thank all of its
customers for their patronage and continued support over the
The airline is now working on efforts to assist employees
affected by the shutdown. Airline officials expressed their sincere
gratitude to their hundreds of dedicated workers who served the