All posts tagged "bmi regional"

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    Bmi Regional Launches Double-Daily Derry – London Stansted Service

    On Tuesday bmi regional commenced its new service between City of Derry Airport and London Stansted. Fares...

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    IAG Sells BMI Regional for £8m

    IAG has sold BMI Regional to aviation consortium Sector Aviation Holdings for £8 million cash. 

The sale includes all bmi regional’s fixed assets and long-term liabilities, including owned and operating lease aircraft. 

If approved by the CAA, ownership is expected to be transferred to SAH within two weeks. IAG Chief Executive Willie...

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    Scottish Consortium to Buy BMI Regional?

    The Aberdeen-based consortium Granite Aviation is reported by the BBC to be in advanced talks with International Airlines Group to buy BMI Regional for about £20 million. The airline is also based in Aberdeen and operates 19 aircraft between smaller city airports. “An announcement on a possible deal is expected in the...

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    BMI Deal Completed

    International Airlines Group yesterday completed the purchase of bmi from Lufthansa. It is planned that bmi mainline will be integrated into British Airways and consultation has begun already with bmi mainline staff and their trade unions. A statement issued by IAG included: “bmibaby and bmi regional have not been sold prior to...

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    BA to Sell bmibaby and bmi Regional

    Following the acquisition of bmi by IAG from Lufthansa, British Airways is continuing discussions with potential buyers for bmibaby and bmi Regional and has stated that there could be up to 1,200 redundancies at bmi’s head office at Castle Donnington and at UK regional airports. The integration with BA would secure 1,500...

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    IAG Buys BMI for £172.5m Cash

    British Airways and Iberia parent company International Airlines Group and Deutsche Lufthansa AG have today reached a binding agreement for IAG to acquire British Midland International for £172.5 million (€206.8m) in cash, although the price is subject to significant reductions. BMI comprises three distinct business units – bmi mainline, bmi regional and...