Shared Purchases Among Airlines Are Not New

Joint purchasing of MRO is not novel and did exist before the present airline alliances were formed, points out ICF SH&E's Vice President David Stewart. KSSU (KLM, SAS, Swissair and UTA) and Atlas (Lufthansa, Alitalia, Air France, Iberia and Sabena) were maintenance-driven alliances that had their...

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