Air France KLM Chairman and CEO Jean-Cyril Spinetta yesterday resigned from the Alitalia board, fueling speculation that the group might submit a bid for a controlling stake in Italy's struggling national carrier. "Since the Italian government has launched a bid to acquire stakes in the capital of Alitalia and as Air France KLM is a partner of Alitalia, the Air France KLM Chairman can no longer sit on the board of directors," AF KLM said in a brief statement. The government launched the ...

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