Articles tagged “alitalia”

Airline Weekly

Air France-KLM Cautious on Potential Bid for Italy’s ITA

Air France-KLM is barred from investing in other airlines until it has paid back the billions in state aid it took from the French and Dutch governments. But even still, the Franco-Dutch group says it is not in any rush to invest in Italy's ITA.

Air France-KLM Cautious on Potential Bid for Italy’s ITA

Airlines

Italy Officially Launches ITA Airways Sale But Will Keep Minority Stake

Lufthansa and MSC have already expressed an interest in taking an equity stake in the successor company to Alitalia, but other suitors could yet emerge.

Italy Officially Launches ITA Airways Sale But Will Keep Minority Stake

Airlines

Alitalia to Auction Off Its Loyalty Program — Bids Start at $57 Million

A potential easy win of an impressive 6.2 million members goes to the highest bidder, and each and every flyer a valuable resource for an airline wanting to take advantage of Europe's upcoming recovery.

Alitalia to Auction Off Its Loyalty Program — Bids Start at $57 Million

Airlines

Italy Green Lights Alitalia Replacement for October Launch

Italy's new state-owned carrier Italia Trasporto Aereo (ITA) can begin selling flights for its planned October launch. The move nears the end of the line for beleaguered Alitalia, which will close its doors — maybe forever — the day before ITA takes off.

Italy Green Lights Alitalia Replacement for October Launch

Airline Weekly

Italy’s New Airline Is Ready to Take Off Into a Changed Market This October

Italy’s New Airline Is Ready to Take Off Into a Changed Market This October

Airlines

Ryanair to Fight Italy’s ‘Illegal Aid’ to Alitalia Successor

In a spat with parallels to U.S. airlines several years ago objecting to governmental aid to Gulf carriers, Ryanair will face the uphill fight of trying to block the Italian government's funding of a new airline, Italia Trasporto Aereo.

Ryanair to Fight Italy’s ‘Illegal Aid’ to Alitalia Successor

Airline Weekly

Wizz Air Sees Opportunity in Crisis With Italy, UK Expansions

Wizz Air Sees Opportunity in Crisis With Italy, UK Expansions

Tourism

Italy’s Alitalia Replacement Won’t Be Ready Until After Summer Now

Ryanair and easyJet are primed to take full advantage of Europe's reopening. If Italia Trasporto Aereo's launch is further held up by bureaucracy, it misses a major opportunity.

Italy’s Alitalia Replacement Won’t Be Ready Until After Summer Now

Airlines

Reviving Latest Version of Alitalia Creates EU Dustup Over Airport Slots

The long saga of Alitalia appears to see no end. In the latest chapter, a plan to revive the airline as ITA faces new hurdles with the European Commission. Uffa!

Reviving Latest Version of Alitalia Creates EU Dustup Over Airport Slots

Business Travel

Why Digital Health Passports Offer a False Hope for Business Travel’s Immediate Revival

Covid-free flights have officially landed, but businesses on the whole aren’t quite convinced.

Why Digital Health Passports Offer a False Hope for Business Travel’s Immediate Revival