SAS Group said it "is in the process of evaluating various structural possibilities" in a statement issued Friday in response to widespread speculation in European media that Lufthansa is considering a takeover bid. SAS has been enduring heavy losses (ATWOnline, Aug. 15) and considering its future "structure" throughout this year (ATWOnline, April 2008). "SAS is conducting talks about a possible structural solution," it said Friday. LH had no comment.

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