British Midland International A319. By Rob Finlayson The European Commission (EC) has given the go-ahead for British Airways (BA) owner International Airlines Group (IAG) to acquire British Midland International (bmi), saying any competition concerns were addressed by conditions that were proposed as part of the deal. The decision, announced Friday, requires IAG to give up 14 daily slot pairs at London Heathrow and to commit to carry connecting passengers to feed long-haul flights ...

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