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Etihad Airways “Dissapointed” as Airberlin Files for Administration

Etihad Airways has issued the following statement on airberlin: “We have been informed that airberlin has filed for administration. “This development is extremely disappointing for all parties, especially as Etihad has provided extensive support to airberlin for its previous liquidity […]

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Etihad Fights Airberlin Codeshare Decision in German Courts

Etihad Airways has launched legal action in a bid to overturn a German court’s decision to revoke the approval for the 29 flights it codeshares with airberlin, which approval expires on 15 January 2016.

Etihad has argued that the court’s decision threatens competition and severely restricts consumer choice in the market. The airline filed a notice of appeal in the higher administrative court in Lüneburg today.