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Fly Jamaica lays off all of its employees

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Fly Jamaica Airways as of today, March 31, has laid off all of its employees. The cash-strapped airline has been unable to resume operations since its only Boeing 757-200 (N524AT) crash landed at Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport on November 9, 2018.

Previously in November the airline issued this statement:

Top Copyright Photo: Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-23N N524AT (msn 30233) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 922818.

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Fly Jamaica flight OJ256 crash lands at Georgetown

Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-23N N524AT (msn 30233) JFK (Fred Freketic). Image: 944269.

Fly Jamaica flight OJ256 from Georgetown, Guyana to Toronto this morning returned to Georgetown due to a “technical problem”.

Ex-ATA Airlines Boeing 757-23N N524AT (msn 30233) was being operated by Fly Jamaica on the flight.

The crew declared an emergency. On landing at Georgetown Cheddi Jagan International Airport, N524AT suffered significant damage.

According to the airport, the flight was carrying 120 passengers and eight crew members. Six people were injured and are being treated at Diamond Hospital. Injures are not life threatening.

Photo: Cheddi Jagan International Airport.

The airline issued this statement:

Top Copyright Photo: Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-23N N524AT (msn 30233) JFK (Fred Freketic). Image: 944269.

Fly Jamaica aircraft slide show:

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