Flybe is interested in acquiring parts of bmi and officially confirmed its interest to Lufthansa "quite awhile ago," Chairman and CEO Jim French told ATWOnline. Lufthansa said earlier this month that it had received interest from 12 potential buyers for the sale of bmi, in which it holds an 80% stake (ATWOnline, Sept. 9). "The bigger issue is, from what we understand, that the bmi losses are much higher than previously reported," French told this website, adding, "Some parts of the [bmi] ...

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