Another budget airline in Asia bites the dust and, no surprises, hundreds were left stranded with perhaps thousands more wondering about tickets for upcoming trips. No wonder angry passengers in Macau tried to storm the departure area at the airport yesterday. However, I can't condone subsequent actions that included attempts at preventing other passengers flying non-bankrupt airlines getting to their gates on time (see more here
The Viva Macau
website is still operational, although I can't see any notice about the planes being grounded.
On a related note, while looking for a list of budget airlines in the region that have gone broke, I came across this website: Low Cost Airlines Graveyard
. It makes you wonder how many of these outfits cared about anything other than a quick buck.