The Catalan Competition Authority (ACCO) said the International Airlines Group’s (IAG) possible purchase of Norwegian Air Shuttle would have to be analyzed in depth because it could involve risks for competition at Barcelona’s El Prat Airport. IAG revealed April 12 it had acquired a 4.61% stake in the low-cost, long-haul carrier, a step it said could eventually lead to an offer for a full takeover. “The Catalan Competition Authority considers that this operation could ...

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