The European Commission yesterday conditionally cleared the proposed acquisition of Swiss International Air Lines by Lufthansa after the carriers committed to surrender slots for up to 41 roundtrips per day to new entrants at Zurich, Frankfurt, Munich, Dusseldorf, Berlin, Vienna, Stockholm and Copenhagen. The approval came shortly after US authorities unconditionally approved the deal. The EC said its investigation, which took into account the impact of Lufthansa's cooperation with its Star ...

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