Beaucaire From Syria, joined Sep 2003, 5252 posts, RR: 24 Posted (8 years 1 month 3 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1266 times:
Following reports in Switzerland and Austria,the Austrian Investor Ronny Pecik (Oerlikon ) group is poised to take a major stake in Skyeurope.(so far 5% )
Niki Lauda ,partner of Air Berlin through his company Flyniki,is thought to be consulting Pecik on the deal.Niki has as a new "investor" on his red-cap the Pecik company Oerlikon as sponsor...
Beaucaire From Syria, joined Sep 2003, 5252 posts, RR: 24
Reply 2, posted (8 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1185 times:
Istill don't see the role of Niki Lauda,other than preparing a potential close-up with Flyniki/Air Berlin
( who have already announced they are not interested in Skyeurope-very rapidly..)
It could make sense though to combine all three airlines into one group to tackle AUA and have a even more strategic size competing with FR and EZY...
We'll know within a few days.