Austrian Airlines 777-200. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Austrian Airlines Executive Board Member and CCO Andreas Bierwirth told ATW that OS plans to reduce capacity 40% to destinations in Northern Africa/Middle East on its summer schedule. The move comes following last week's reporting of a first-quarter operating loss of €63.5million ($93.7 million), which OS blamed in part on the disaster in Japan and the political unrest in the Middle East (ATW Daily News, May 6). ...

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