Aegean Airlines News Stories
April 23, 2013
Aegean Airlines may have to offer additional concessions to secure EU approval for its second bid to buy Greek rival Olympic Air, after the EU's competition watchdog deepened its investigation into the deal on Tuesday.
April 11, 2013
EU antitrust regulators are set to open a lengthy investigation into a second attempt by Greek carrier Aegean Airlines to buy Olympic Air despite concessions offered to allay concerns, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
March 26, 2013
Greece's Aegean Airlines has offered concessions to try to win approval for its second bid for rival Olympic Air, EU antitrust regulators said on Tuesday, extending their review of the takeover deal to April 23.
March 1, 2013
EU antitrust regulators will decide by April 9 whether to clear or block a second bid by Greece's Aegean Airlines to buy rival Olympic Air, two years after a failed attempt, the European Commission said on Friday.
October 25, 2012
Aegean Airlines' move to cut costs by teaming up with rival Olympic Air is vital for its survival in debt crisis-hit Greece's shrinking air transport market, Aegean's deputy chairman said.
October 22, 2012
Greece's Aegean Airlines is making a fresh attempt to buy Olympic Air, this time for an agreed EUR€72 million, in a bid to generate savings to cope with the country's deep recession and create a stronger domestic competitor to foreign rivals.