Will Europe’s Legacy Carriers’ Plans Help Weather Economic Downturn?

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In the midst of economic uncertainty, pricing pressure and overcapacity are making life difficult for Europe’s legacy carriers, and the region’s major airline groups are setting out long-term strategies to survive and thrive. “It’s obvious that Air France-KLM needs to reinvent [itself] in order to...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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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