EasyJet and Air France-KLM Eye Takeover of Troubled Airline Alitalia
Tara Patel, Alessandra Migliaccio, and Benjamin Katz, Bloomberg
Will Alitalia finally get its white knight? The troubled airline is being supported by the Italian government, which is aggressively shopping it to suitors. EasyJet is leading a consortium looking at buying Alitalia and giving it an entree to the Mediterranean. Momentum and Italy's growing impatience favors the EasyJet group so news could come shortly.
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