The EU Commission conditionally clears a merger in the airlines industry (Lufthansa / Swiss Airlines)

"Mergers — Main developments between 1 May and 31 August 2005"* The European Commission has cleared under the EC Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition by German air transport company Deutsche Lufthansa of the Swiss International Air Lines. The Commission’s clearance is conditional upon the parties’ surrendering slots to competitors at Zurich and Frankfurt airports to be operated on 17 international routes. In May 2005, Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Swiss

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  • JG Associates (Brussels)
  • DG COMP (Brussels)

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John Gatti, Mary Loughran, The EU Commission conditionally clears a merger in the airlines industry (Lufthansa / Swiss Airlines), 4 July 2005, e-Competitions Cooperation between National Competition Authorities, Art. N° 38285

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