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Iberia gives itself another two years to digest the acquisition of Air Europa

Iberia gives itself another two years to digest the acquisition of Air Europa

luis Gallego, President of Iberia, recently publicly commented on Iberia's acquisition of Air Europa. The Spanish Chief Executive said he had a purchase agreement logically submitted for approval to the competition authorities (the Iberia group buys Air Europa for €1 billion). The process would however be quite long and...

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IAG acquires Air Europa

IAG acquires Air Europa

We could have waited for news from Alitalia and it is ultimately Air Europa that makes the headlines in the aeronautics industry Great move for IAG - British Airways The group has announced to date that it has entered into a purchase agreement with...

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Will Lufthansa finally take a stake in Alitalia?

Will Lufthansa finally take a stake in Alitalia?

Since May 2017, the Italian airline Alitalia, which had just failed to find a solid investor, has been managed by ad hoc directors. To maintain a predominantly Italian shareholding, the Italian government called on the major groups on the peninsula in a project that included the acquisition of a...

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Tourism and air transport: The new Low Cost offensive

Tourism and air transport: The new Low Cost offensive

Traditional European airlines are concerned about the new "low-cost" offensive. The latter have indeed reached a point of development on the pure and hard concept "low cost" unlikely to go much further. Most profitable services are now covered. Certainly there are still a few small niches left, but the...

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Thai Airways has nothing to worry about. Back to a fake news that caused damage

Thai Airways has nothing to worry about. Back to a fake news that caused damage

Some media, including professional tourism media in France (all so-called numbers one, don’t laugh!) rushed to hear a rumor...

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Who will be in Alitalia’s capital… Delta Air Lines or Lufthansa ?

Who will be in Alitalia’s capital… Delta Air Lines or Lufthansa ?

The Italian company will always have surprises in store for us. There are countless rescues. The deadline was October...

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These three major Asian airlines still struggling

These three major Asian airlines still struggling

While we have remained focused on the recent bankruptcies of XL Airways and Aigle Azur in France, some major...

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Condor airline rescued in extremis by the German state

Condor airline rescued in extremis by the German state

The European Commission yesterday approved, under EU state aid rules, Germany’s plan to grant a temporary loan of €380...

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KLM’s anniversary is being celebrated under the sign of tensions between shareholders

KLM’s anniversary is being celebrated under the sign of tensions between shareholders

KLM celebrates its 100th anniversary. This could have been done in a light context. Unfortunately, the Dutch and French...

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How ADP is involved in the construction of the new Beijing airport

How ADP is involved in the construction of the new Beijing airport

The largest airport in China is officially open. President Xi Jinping led the opening ceremonies of the gigantic Beijing...