Spohr Expects European Low-Cost Consolidation

CHICAGO —Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr expects a wave of mergers and takeovers among European LCCs. “There are five or six airlines with fleets of around 100 aircraft each,” Spohr said at the Star Alliance Chief Executive Board meeting here. “That will not be sustainable.” He was referring to...

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