UK premium startup Odyssey Airlines said it has raised £1.05 million ($1.7 million) through crowdfunding platform Crowdcube, exceeding its £1 million target. Odyssey plans to launch all-business class services between London City Airport and New York in 2016, using Bombardier CS100s configured with 40 lie-flat seats. Later on, the carrier plans to expand its network to include destinations in Europe and the Middle East. In its latest update, Odyssey said its Crowdcube investor ...

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