UK LCC easyJet submitted a last-minute proposal to acquire parts of airberlin’s short-haul business as the deadline for potential buyers of the bankrupt German carrier ended Sept. 15. Airberlin filed for insolvency Aug. 15 after 29.2% shareholder Etihad Airways withdrew financial support, and was seeking buyers for its assets. EasyJet joined several investors interested in airberlin, including: Lufthansa Group, which Ryanair is attempting to block; German entrepreneur Hans-Rudolf ...

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