A former Montenegro Airlines E195 aircraft (Photo: Flo Weiss, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons)

Montenegro Airlines Ceases Operations

Just as the worst year in civil aviation’s history is drawing to a close, another carrier has ceased all operations and is going into liquidation. Montenegro Airlines, the flag carrier of the European country of Montenegro, has been shut down by the government of the small Balkan republic and stopped all flights on Dec. 26. The company was the only Montenegrin airline, and it provided scheduled services to 21 destinations in 10 countries all over Europe from its hub at…