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Comment: Merger of BA and Iberia is a sign of things to come

News of a possible merger between British Airways and Spanish airline Iberia could have more profound consequences for Irish air travellers than it might first appear.

2nd August, 2008

News of a possible merger between British Airways and Spanish airline Iberia could have more profound consequences for Irish air travellers than it might first appear.

The deal, if it goes ahead, will be the biggest airline merger in Europe since Air France and Dutch carrier KLM tied the knot some years ago.

It should not come as a surprise. The industry is currently toughing it out as slowing economies and higher oil prices squeeze...

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