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Kulula, BA planes grounded at short notice after a sale day. Now ...

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Kulula, BA planes grounded at short notice after a sale day. Now what?

Flight suspension announcement on same day as 30% off Kulula ticket price sale

Consumer journalist

Comair’s announcement of the immediate suspension of all its Kulula and British Airways flights late on Tuesday night was upsetting enough for its ticket-holding customers. That it did so in the dying hours of its one-day 30% off sale has led many of them to accuse the company of deliberately drumming up sales while knowing it was about to suspend operations.

“Absolutely unethical,” tweeted Sarah Kerr.

“And they will take ages to refund. I am out of pocket for double flights, due to having to book with another airline.”..

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