Touting the success of last year's €400 million ($544.6 million) IPO, Aer Lingus said it remains on track for "mid-teen operating profit growth" for full-year 2007. Operating profit in 2006 was €76 million, reduced from €81.4 million the year before. Speaking Friday at the company's annual general meeting, Chairman John Sharman said the IPO proceeds are "facilitating the purchase of both growth and replacement short-haul and long-haul aircraft and the ongoing development of ...

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