Irish regional airline CityJet is to acquire Scandinavian Airlines’ (SAS) Danish regional subsidiary Cimber and has signed a conditional purchase agreement for six Bombardier CRJ900s, plus four options. Dublin-headquartered CityJet already operates eight CRJ900s on wet-lease to SAS from Stockholm and Helsinki, as part of its October 2015 acquisition of Finland-based Blue1 from SAS. SAS is now also disposing of Cimber so it can focus mainline operations on larger traffic flows, ...

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