Austrian Airlines Group will rethink its network as it restructures and will focus on high-volume routes rather than connectivity between Western and Eastern Europe, CEO Peter Malanik told ATWOnline at last week's Star Alliance event in Brussels. As recently as two months ago, AAG remained interested in turning Vienna into "more of a continental hub" (ATWOnline, Oct. 7), but last week Malanik said, "Starting with the 2010-11 winter schedule, we will offer less connectivity and more volume ...

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