Monthly Archives: September 2000

Air Botnia orders Avro RJ85s

Finnish airline Air Botnia has announced an order for 5 Avro RJ85s to replace its six Fokker F28-4000s. Air Botnia is a wholly owned subsidiary of SAS. It operates regional services between Finland and Scandinavia. Sveneric Persson, President and CEO of Air Botnia, attributed the choice of RJ85 to the […]

Lufhansa buys stake in Eurowings

Lufthansa is buying a 24.9% stake of Eurowings. This stake may be further increased in the future, subject to clearance from anti-trust authorities. Eurowings had a testy relationship with Lufthansa in the past, culminating in a lawsuit for anti-competitive behavior. In recent years, Eurowings has cooperated closely with KLM, providing […]