British Airways Commercial Director and board member Martin George resigned yesterday after admitting that "inappropriate conversations" concerning the setting of fuel surcharges on long-haul tickets occurred in his department (ATWOnline, June 26). BA Head of Communications Iain Burns also resigned. Both executives had been on leave since June, when the UK Office of Fair Trading and the US Dept. of Justice began investigating fuel surcharges. "I now recognize that within my department, there ...

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