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    1. August 2, 2015

      International Airlines Group intensifies digital push

      International Airlines Group, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, is working with technology start-ups in Israel...

    2. July 31, 2015

      IAG ‘certainly not prepared’ to pay for third Heathrow runway

      The chief executive of International Airlines Group, the owner of British Airways, has warned it will challenge any...

    1. July 14, 2015

      IAG cleared for Aer Lingus takeover

      International Airlines Group’s €1.4bn takeover of Aer Lingus cleared its final hurdle as the European Commission gave...

    2. June 17, 2015

      Europe’s 5 largest airlines set up lobby group

      Europe’s five largest aviation groups are to form a trade body taking in flag carriers and budget airlines to lobby for...

    3. June 12, 2015

      Airline margins widest since mid-1960s but rivalry casts shadow

      Projectors beamed black and white film clips of aviation scenes from the 1950s and 1960s at the annual meeting this...

    4. June 9, 2015

      IAG chief raises concerns over airlines’ costs

      The chief executive of IAG, the parent of British Airways, has warned of possible legal action after expressing concern...

    5. May 29, 2015

      Willie Walsh’s ability to temper his tactics tested by Aer Lingus

      When Willie Walsh was preparing to defend his controversial €1.36bn offer for Aer Lingus before Irish parliamentarians...

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      May 28, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - IAG's 'final' Aer Lingus price

      Has IAG chief Willie Walsh shot Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary’s fox? Tate & Lyle profits have soured, Japanese shares...

    7. May 27, 2015

      IAG says airline group ‘will not go near’ Asia deals

      Europe’s mature aviation market offers more opportunities for future acquisitions for International Consolidated...

    8. May 27, 2015

      Irish Yes to Aer Lingus bid gives Ryanair the whip hand over IAG

      Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary must be relishing this moment. In his hands he holds the fate of the €1.35bn bid for Aer...

    9. May 27, 2015

      National pride assuaged in Aer Lingus stake sale to IAG

      Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport once cheekily boasted of being London’s third runway, thanks to the number of UK...

    10. May 26, 2015

      Dublin government clears IAG offer for Aer Lingus shares

      The Irish government has given its backing to the sale of Aer Lingus after a marathon cabinet meeting supported an...

    11. April 30, 2015

      IAG proposal to buy Aer Lingus set to be resolved

      The fate of Aer Lingus is close to being decided as International Airlines Group and the Dublin government near a...

    12. March 25, 2015

      Etihad backs IAG €1.35bn Aer Lingus bid

      Etihad Airways, the third-largest shareholder in Aer Lingus, has said it would sell its stake if Dublin backs...

    13. March 18, 2015

      Stop trying to ground the Gulf airlines

      Nicole Kidman looks very relaxed in Etihad Airways’ new advertisements, as she floats gently down on to a bed in its...

    14. March 12, 2015

      IAG and Dublin close to agreement on Aer Lingus takeover

      International Airlines Group and the Irish government are trying to hammer out a compromise over the fate of Aer...

    15. March 11, 2015

      Gatwick promises to cap landing charges for 30 years

      Gatwick has thrown down a new challenge in the dogfight with Heathrow over airport expansion, promising to cap landing...

    16. March 5, 2015

      Walsh’s pay rises after Iberia turnround

      Willie Walsh, the chief executive of International Airlines Group, secured a 28 per cent pay rise last year after...

    17. February 16, 2015

      Aer Lingus names Stephen Kavanagh as chief executive

      Aer Lingus has appointed a new chief executive as the Irish airline continues to negotiate a potential €1.4bn takeover...

    18. February 12, 2015

      IAG refuses to make further concessions on Aer Lingus bid

      A commitment by International Airlines Group to allow Aer Lingus to use its take-off and landing slots at Heathrow...

    19. February 10, 2015

      IAG chief Willie Walsh to discuss Aer Lingus bid with Irish officials

      Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group, is to meet Irish government officials and MPs in Dublin...

    20. February 2, 2015

      IAG seeks to ease political concerns over its Aer Lingus bid

      Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group, has promised to leave ownership of valuable take-off and...

    21. January 30, 2015

      IAG and Qatar Airways: related parties

      How do you know if there’s a pilot at your party? Don’t worry, he will tell you. International Airlines Group, enjoying...

    22. January 30, 2015

      Q&A: Qatar’s swoop on IAG stake

      Qatar Airways has bought a 10 per cent stake in International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways and Iberia. Why?...

    23. January 26, 2015

      Sands’ time runs slowly

      Standard Chartered plans to replace chief executive Peter Sands this year. That will seem a leisurely timetable to...

    24. January 26, 2015

      Aer Lingus considering third IAG offer

      Willie Walsh, chief executive of International Airlines Group, faces mounting public opposition to his proposed...

    25. January 25, 2015

      Dublin to consider Aer Lingus takeover

      The Irish government will give serious consideration this week to the takeover of Aer Lingus if, as expected, a €1.3bn...

    26. January 12, 2015

      IAG faces political hurdles in bid for Aer Lingus

      Being Irish is no guarantee of success in bidding for the country’s national airline. Ryanair’s first offer for Aer...

    27. January 9, 2015

      Aer Lingus spurned raised offer from IAG

      Aer Lingus has for the second time in a month rebuffed its former chief executive, Willie Walsh, after rejecting an...

    28. December 18, 2014

      Walsh sets sights on Aer Lingus’ transatlantic potential

      Willie Walsh has come a long way since he joined Aer Lingus to train as a pilot at the age of 17. On Thursday, it...

    29. December 18, 2014

      Royal Mail’s red herrings

      Pilot fish have received a battering from Lord Myners, a City grandee commissioned by the government to investigate the...

    30. November 20, 2014

      Gatwick hits back at easyJet and BA over second runway plans

      Gatwick has hit back at easyJet and British Airways after both airlines questioned the case for the UK’s second largest...

    31. October 31, 2014

      Willie Walsh says new Gatwick runway has ‘no business case’

      Willie Walsh, the chief executive of British Airways parent IAG, said on Friday there was “no business case” for...

    32. October 31, 2014

      IAG raises 2014 profit target after strong third-quarter results

      International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways and Iberia, raised its full-year profit forecast on Friday after...

    33. September 9, 2014

      Dubai looks to cement its super-hub status with $32bn investment

      Desert destination Al Maktoum International airport stands alone in the desert, on the fringes of Dubai. Closer to the...

    34. August 1, 2014

      Airlines divided over crossing Iraq after MH17 crash

      A split has emerged between airlines about whether it is safe to fly over war-torn Iraq, after Malaysia Airlines flight...

    35. August 1, 2014

      British Airways threatens to sever Gatwick baggage contract

      British Airways will consider terminating the contract with its baggage handler at Gatwick if there is a repeat of last...

    36. August 1, 2014

      Iberia to bolster fleet as IAG confirms profit guidance

      International Airlines Group on Friday unveiled plans to buy new long-range aircraft for Iberia, as a turnround plan...

    37. July 24, 2014

      Iberia to cut another 1,400 jobs

      Iberia has agreed a deal to cut up to 1,427 jobs among its pilots and ground staff, bringing to a conclusion its...

    38. June 30, 2014

      Airports: how to stay grounded

      Light the blue touch paper and stand well clear. Heathrow boss John Holland-Kaye proposes increasing landing charges by...

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