Thomas Cook Buys AOC To Expedite German Growth

FRANKFURT—Leisure travel group Thomas Cook has acquired Air Berlin Aviation, an affiliate of bankrupt Air Berlin, to speed up its growth in the German market. The takeover has been approved by Air Berlin’s creditor committee. The unit was planned as a separate air operator’s certificate (AOC) owned...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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