B&H Airlines (Sarajevo) was forced to suspend operations due to maintenance issues involving its two ATR 72-202 aircraft. The flag carrier has been forced to cancel flights to Istanbul, Zurich, Banja Luka and Copenhagen according to this report by Balkans.com. The airline was hoping to resume operations late yesterday. Additionally, according to the report, the Hypo Alpe Adria Bank froze all B&H Airlines accounts on March 4.
Turkish Airlines (Istanbul) is walking away from its 49 percent share in B&H Airlines (Saravejo) which it acquired in 2008 for $6.1 million. Turkish is donating its share to the Bosnian government. B&H has been struggling.
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