Qatar Air takes 49% of Meridiana

We'll cope with competition says CEO al-Baker

(ANSA) - Rome, September 28 - Qatar Airways on Thursday bought 49% of AQA Holding, the new controlling shareholder of Sardinian airline Meridiana Fly. After the closing of the operation, Alisarda will now have a 51% of AQA holding. Qtara Air CEO Akbar Al Baker said Meridian would cope with competition, "offering new connections with Italy, Europe, the US and elsewhere".
   

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