All posts tagged "bmi"

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    BMI/BA Integration Process to Commence

    Following the completion of the purchase of BMI on 20th April, British Airways is planning to integrate BMI Mainline into its operations. The integration is likely to be a phased process, beginning on 23rd May. On this date, a number of BMI routes will transfer to British Airways inventory control, using BA...

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    BA to Sell bmibaby and bmi Regional

    Following the acquisition of bmi by IAG from Lufthansa, British Airways is continuing discussions with potential buyers for bmibaby and bmi Regional and has stated that there could be up to 1,200 redundancies at bmi’s head office at Castle Donnington and at UK regional airports. The integration with BA would secure 1,500...

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    Think Mercury Direct, Think Belfast Too!

    Mercury Direct has its dedicated Irish brochure, with flights from Dublin, Cork, Knock, Kerry and Shannon, but agents with clients within easy reach of Belfast should also peruse its Summer Escapes 2012 brochure, with holidays based on daily bmi/Air Malta flights from Belfast City Airport and Tuesday/Saturday easyJet flights from Belfast International...

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    IAG Tables Offer for BMI

    Sky News City Editor Mark Kleinman has reported this evening that International Airlines Group, the parent company of British Airways and Iberia, has tabled a proposal to buy BMI from Lufthansa. “Discussions between the two sides are understood to be at an early stage and could involve a full takeover of the...

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    €20 to Pre-purchase Bmi Mid-haul Economy Seat

    British Midland International is now offering the possibility of purchasing a pre-allocated seat in Economy on bmi operated mid-haul flights. There is a fee of €20 per passenger, per sector and requests can be made via telephone or email up to 28 hours before departure time. The seating map for mid-haul Economy...