Vueling Airlines and Clickair said they will complete their "merger of equals" on July 9. The new carrier will use the Vueling name and Iberia will hold 45.9%, Hemisferio/Planeta 14.3% and Air Nostrum parent Nefinsa 4.2% (ATWOnline, June 30). VY will operate 35 A320s (18 former Clickair) on 92 routs to/from 42 destinations in 18 countries. "The new Vueling must deliver a three-year plan to the board in October and a zero-growth plan is unlikely to be acceptable," CEO Alex Cruz said. It ...

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