The European Commission will conduct a more detailed assessment of the proposed merger of Greece’s two largest airlines, Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines, after a cursory look raised red flags on antitrust grounds. The European Commission says its “initial market investigation indicated that the proposed merger could raise serious competition concerns, in particular because the merged entity would have very high, if not monopolistic, market shares on all domestic routes and on a number of ...


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