UK scheduled leisure airline Monarch Airlines (ZB) will set up a base at the East Midlands Airport (EMA), hub of struggling low-cost carrier bmibaby, which new owner International Airlines Group has said it may close if no buyer is found by Sept. 10 (ATW Daily News, May 7). A ZB spokeswoman said Friday the airline was still deliberating on the type and number of aircraft to be based at EMA, which will serve Mediterranean holiday destinations, including Malaga, Alicante and Palma (Spain), ...

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