Airberlin and Alitalia have signed a strategic codeshare agreement on all 412 weekly flights between Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy from the winter season. Following the closing of a major investment deal between Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways and Alitalia in August, Etihad CEO James Hogan told ATW he wanted to strengthen Milan as a hub in Northern Italy and connect networks there with airberlin and Alitalia. Etihad has a 29.21% stake in airberlin and a 49% stake in Alitalia. Hogan ...

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