European Commission Outlines Korean Air-Asiana Merger Concerns


The European Commission has launched an in-depth investigation into the proposed Korean Air-Asiana merger, which the regulator says could be anti-competitive.

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The European Commission (EC) has confirmed that it will proceed with an in-depth investigation into the proposed Korean Air-Asiana merger due to concerns about its effect on competition. Korean Air had to apply for approval from the EC because the two carriers both operate flights to Europe. The...
Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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