UK airports operator BAA has decided to sell Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and keep Glasgow Airport (GLA). The planned divestment follows the requirement by the UK Competition Commission (CC) that BAA sell either EDI or GLA in Scotland.  The CC ruled in 2009 that BAA must sell three of its seven UK airports—London Gatwick (LGW), Stansted (STN) and either EDI or GLA—within two years, citing competition grounds (ATW Daily News, March 20, 2009). LGW was sold at the end of ...

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