Branson reverses plan to sell 31% of Virgin Atlantic to Air France-KLM

Credit: Rob Finlayson
Virgin Atlantic chairman Richard Branson has scrapped plans to sell 31% of the airline to Air France-KLM as originally agreed as part of the transatlantic joint venture (JV) among the two companies and Delta Air Lines . Branson holds 51% of the UK-based long-haul specialist, with Delta holding the...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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