South African regulator blocks Airlink-FlySafair merger

Credit: Airlink
South Africa’s competition commission has blocked Johannesburg-based regional carrier Airlink’s plans to acquire Cape Town-based Safair, parent of LCC FlySafair.In November, the two airlines announced they were seeking permission to merge under the Airlink umbrella, to create economies of scale...

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