Company Watch - British Airways.Apr 2, 2007
British Airways British Airways
in full British Airways PLC
International passenger airline based in London. In 1936 British Airways Ltd. was founded through the merger of three smaller airlines. finalized last month's order for four Boeing 777-200ERs valued at more than $800 million plus options for four more of the type. British Air has said the compatibility of the 777-200ERs, scheduled for delivery in 2009, with the 43 777s in its existing fleet was the key driver behind the order. Mar 28, 2007
Open skies This article is written like a personal reflection or and may require .
Please [ improve this article] by rewriting this article in an . may lead to open season on Iberia.Talk of a possible bid for Iberia continued to soar in the wake of last week's approval of the EU-US open skies agreement The Open Skies Agreement is a recently negotiated treaty between the United States and the European Union. The agreement will allow any European or U.S. airline to fly any route between any city in the EU and any city in the United States. , with Texas Pacific Group--a member of Airline Partners Australia Airline Partners Australia (APA) is a consortium that made a AU$5.45 per share takeover offer for Australian airline Qantas in December 2006. The takeover offer received the endorsement of the Qantas board in the absence of a better offer, however the proposed takeover failed to and among those shortlisted to bid for Alitalia--added to the list of potential suitors that already includes British Airways, Lufthansa and an unnamed Spanish investment fund. Mar 28, 2007
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