TITLE

Virgin looking lonely after BMI sale

AUTHOR(S)
THOMAS, ALEX
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Airline Business;Feb2012, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the implications of the proposed merger deal between International Airlines Group (IAG) and BMI for British carrier Virgin Atlantic. In December 2011, Virgin boss Richard Branson expressed his opposition to the deal. RBS analyst Andrew Lobbenberg speculates on the subdued response of Virgin to the deal. It notes that Virgin's codeshares will also be affected by the proposed acquisition of BMI by IAG.
ACCESSION #
72187927

 

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