Silverjet announced an underwritten placing, subject to shareholder approval, designed to raise £27 million ($53.1 million) gross. Shares are being placed at £1.80 each, a discount of 3.49% from the closing market price, the startup carrier said. The money will be used for "general working capital purposes." The all-business-class airline sold 3,293 revenue seats in March, representing a 59% load factor. In addition, last month it began offering cargo services on its daily London ...

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