UK regional carrier Flybe plans to raise £4.5 million ($5.8 million) from a London Gatwick Airport slot deal with Spanish LCC Vueling, boosting the Exeter-based airline’s funds immediately after announcing a change of ownership. On Jan. 11, Flybe announced plans to transfer an undisclosed number of Gatwick slots to International Airlines Group (IAG) carrier Vueling. Flybe said it will receive the £4.5 million payment in two stages. An initial installment will be paid ...

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