Primera’s shutdown, while traumatic, is not so unusual in the airline industry. It’s probably too much to expect travelers to read 10-Ks or other airline financial documentation. We asked the principals at British travel site The Back Galley what else travelers should think about in order to avoid potential problems with low-cost airlines. These do's and don'ts of low-cost airline travel include:Don’t assume a low-cost airline is always cheapest. Do check with flight comparison websites if a ticket broker can sell the same low-cost flight cheaper and give you the extra protection.
Source: Forbes October 11, 2018 22:00 UTC