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Lufthansa, perhaps S7 among Austrian's suitors
Lufthansa, which has been considered the prohibitive favorite to become Austrian Airlines' strategic investor and savior, was the only carrier to confirm its participation in Austrian's privatization, although other airlines are thought to have registered their interest before Sunday's deadline.
Austrian state holding company OIAG had given prospective investors until Sunday to declare their intentions to bid for its 42.75% stake, and possibly more. An LH spokesperson told Bloomberg News yesterday that the German company "have expressed our interest,"