FRANKFURT—Indigo Partners, a U.S. private equity firm that specializes in ULCCs, has emerged as a potential new investor in WOW Air, dramatically changing the fortunes of the Iceland LCC in the same week that acquisition attempts by Icelandair collapsed. Indigo Partners and WOW have reached an agreement in principle for Indigo to become a major shareholder, Indigo announced Nov. 30. “[WOW CEO] Skuli [Mogensen] and WOW's management and employees have done a remarkable job in ...

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