TITLE

BMI denies BA takeover bid

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;3/30/2007, Issue 2760, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that BMI British Midland Airways has denied claims that it is up for sale after there were rumors of a bid from British Airways. A spokesman of the company has stated the open-skies deal with the United States made the airline very attractive because it is Heathrow's second-largest slot-holder. Any takeover bid by British Airways would be subject to severe scrutiny from the competition regulators. The article offers additional information about BMI.
ACCESSION #
24602768

 

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