IAG calls Alitalia rescue plan ‘manifestly illegal’

Credit: Rob Finlayson
International Airlines Group (IAG), parent of British Airways and Iberia, said an emergency rescue package for Alitalia includes “manifestly illegal [state] aid” from the Italian government and called on the European Commission (EC) to oppose it. Alitalia’s board of directors late last week approved...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.