International Airline Group CEO Willie Walsh told ATW that the group, formed by the merger of British Airways and Iberia in January, has no plans to acquire additional airlines in the near future. Commenting on rumors that IAG may invest in Air Berlin, he said: “We are very focused on the synergies [from BA and IB].” Speaking on the sidelines of the IATA AGM in Singapore, Walsh said he believes that high oil prices will encourage more airlines to consolidate more quickly. But ...

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