Bmi, Lufthansa

May 2009
AirGuide Online.com;5/25/2009, p6
The article reports on the dispute which has arisen after the takeover of British Midland Airways Ltd. (BMI) by Deutsche Lufthansa. It is reported that, a company of BMI's major shareholder Sir Michael Bishop has launched High Court action against Lufthansa in Great Britain. It is reported that, in October 2008, BMI's chairman Bishop exercised a put option, forcing Lufthansa to acquire his full shareholding of 50 percent plus one share in BMI, under a deal which was agreed in the year 1999.


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