Air Berlin confirmed Friday that it no longer is interested in acquiring Condor Airlines from Thomas Cook Group (ATWOnline, June 26). It said the share swap deal, announced last fall, was "cancelled by mutual agreement," while the parties "have agreed to continue negotiations regarding the feasibility of alternative solutions." In a statement to the German Federal Cartel Office, AB and Thomas Cook said the changing economic environment, including the soaring cost of fuel, was the "main ...

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