debonair From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 2399 posts, RR: 4 Posted (3 years 10 months 6 days ago) and read 2040 times:
Hi to you all!
Strange I couldn't find anything about this take over.
Press relaese by AirSouthwest:
Eastern Airways to acquire Air SouthwestAir Southwest is to have new owners with the announcement that award-winning Eastern Airways are to acquire the airline.
For our customers, it is entirely "business as usual" as we will continue to fly under the Air Southwest brand.
Richard Lake, Managing Director of Eastern Airways:
"As market leaders in our respective catchments this deal makes perfect sense for Eastern Airways and gives us even greater reach across the UK. Air Southwest is well regarded by its customers and we want to ensure we retain that loyalty by continuing to offer excellent service and value for money. "
The sale of Air Southwest to Eastern Airways is subject to regulatory approval."