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Luxair opens Tunisia hotline after resort shooting
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Luxair opens Tunisia hotline after resort shooting

26.06.2015 From our online archive
Luxembourg airline Luxair has set up a hotline for people seeking information after Friday's mass shooting at a Tunisian tourist resort used by LuxairTours.

Luxembourg airline Luxair has set up a hotline for people seeking information about friends and relatives after Friday's mass shooting at a Tunisian tourist resort used by LuxairTours.

The airline reported that there were no known casualties among its clients.

Anyone can reach the hotline by calling +352 2456 2456. 

Around 286 Luxair clients are thought to be in Tunisia, of which 86 are in the area where Friday's shooting occurred.

So far two customers, who witnessed Friday's horrific bloodbath, have requested repatriation.

A Luxair spokesperson said on Friday that any client wishing to return early can be repatriated on the next flight on Sunday. 

He said that for now, flights would continue to the Tunisian airports of Entfidha and Djerba.

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