Air France KLM and Alitalia unions will continue negotiations today after AZ Chairman Maurizio Prato gave both parties another 24 hr. to reach a basic accord, according to widespread press reports. Neither AF KLM nor the Italian carrier issued a formal statement yesterday as the deadline for reaching an agreement on the so-called effectiveness clauses for a possible tie-up expired. AF KLM previously had indicated a willingness to continue negotiating beyond the deadline(ATWOnline, March 31). ...

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