Libyan Airlines CEO Mohamed Ibsem told ATWOnline at the recent IATA Annual General Meeting in Kuala Lumpur that the union of his carrier and Afriqiyah Airways under the Libyan African Aviation Holding Company umbrella likely has paved the way for a merger of the state-owned carriers. LAAHC's initial strategy is to position Libyan as a legacy carrier serving the domestic market and certain international routes and the Afriqiyah brand as either an international airline hubbed at Tripoli or, ...

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