Virgin Atlantic Airways President Richard Branson yesterday said that "talks will take place with Lufthansa, maybe are taking place, to see whether it makes sense for the two companies to work together," the Associated Press reported. "There is some logic in the two companies getting together," Branson said. Virgin has maintained interest in either a stake or cooperation with UK rival bmi (ATWOnline, Nov. 27), which Lufthansa will take over early next year (ATWOnline, Oct. 30). It also has ...

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