US Dept. of Transportation yesterday announced a grant of transatlantic antitrust immunity to SkyTeam partners Delta Air Lines, Northwest Airlines, Air France, CSA Czech Airlines, Alitalia and KLM, upholding a tentative approval issued last month (ATWOnline, April 11). The six now will be able to "coordinate their transatlantic fares, services and capacity as if they were a single carrier in these markets, subject to certain conditions," DOT said, adding that the approval is unrelated to ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"DOT grants transatlantic SkyTeam alliance final approval" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.