Star Alliance yesterday confirmed that Brussels Airlines, which is owned partially by Lufthansa, will join the organization, and Star CEO Jaan Albrecht said the 21-member group eventually may more than double in size. "We have a lot of requests from carriers" to join the alliance, he told ATWOnline yesterday at Star's annual board meeting in Chicago. "We are now working on a new concept that we can see up to 50 member carriers in the future. That could mean maybe 30 or 40 or even more ...

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