|Announcement concerning IAG's acquisition of BMI|
|Written by Simon McNamara|
|Wednesday, 09 May 2012 13:14|
The recent approval by the European Commission for the acquisition of bmi by IAG included a number of Commitments from IAG in order for regulatory clearance for the transaction to be approved. The Commitments oblige IAG to, amongst other things, release slots on certain short haul and/or long haul destinations to eligible carriers. Operators interested in making applications for these slots or operators who require further information in relation to the Commitments can use the following contact points.
On 20 April 2012 the European Commission approved the appointment of:
Competition Rx Ltd
29 Bristol Gardens,
London W9 2JS
Tel: +32 2 514 9756
Fax: +32 2 514 2183
as Monitoring Trustee in the above-mentioned case of the acquisition of bmi by IAG.
The role of the Monitoring Trustee is to monitor the compliance of International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) with the Commitments attached to the Commission's
Decision of 30.03.2012 and to report to the Commission thereon. Third parties who have queries in relation to the Commitments may contact the Trustee through the above contact details.