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"Grounding" of Swissair on October 2, 2001
It was the beginning of the end for this carrier
A real shock: exactly 19 years have passed since October 2, 2001, the day when air carrier Swissair suddenly stopped, suggesting that the following days would be the last for such a prestigious brand, yet it is difficult to forget. Almost two decades ago, it was discovered without warning that Swiss company ran out of liquidity and for this reason the planes remained at the ground. The day became history...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency