British Airways CEO sees more bankrup...

British Airways CEO sees more bankruptcies and mergers

There are 3 comments on the International Herald Tribune story from May 19, 2008, titled British Airways CEO sees more bankruptcies and mergers. In it, International Herald Tribune reports that:

“I suspect that many airlines out there that struggled when fuel was less than $100 a barrel are not going to be able to take the required actions and we will see further failures”

NEW YORK : British Airways' chief executive expects more failures and more mergers in the air industry this year as carriers face the challenges of soaring oil prices and a weak U.S. economy. via International Herald Tribune

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Lusby, MD

#1 May 19, 2008
I predict they will invest heavily in American Airlines.

United States

#2 May 20, 2008
yeah, their scumbags,naziz pilots can collect more pay.,..they sholud just go bankrupt and half size it,,,maybe they'll learn the lesson the TWA guys did!!!!
F*** THEM.

Plymouth, MI

#3 May 20, 2008
confused wrote:
I predict they will invest heavily in American Airlines.
BA will have scattered layoffs, reduced ASM's, more code-shares, and pay reductions. They will be stronger in 09..

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