DOHA, Oct. one (Reuters) - Qatar Airways will develop Meridiana to make it the first airline of Italy, by providing plane, big and smaller serving to to broaden its network, the director claimed on Saturday. Typical of the Mirat Carrier. The Qatar airline introduced on Thursday it experienced forty nine% stake in AQA Keeping, the new mum or dad home of the Italian airline Meridiana. Qatar Airways will "massively acquire" the firm, new equipment and a new positioning of as perfectly as the advancement of its European network and international, claimed Akbar al Baker Reuters Doha. Meridiana, Italy's next-largest airline, will start within six months occur to acquire shipping and delivery of big carriers Boeing 787 or Airbus A330 AIR.PA and smaller Boeing carriers BA.N 737 MAX instructions by Qatar Airways, he claimed. The Qatar airline has a fleet of 26 line A330 and 30787, relying on the firm's web page, which purchased thirty,787. The group also commissioned 20,737 MAX, and Akbar al Baker introduced on September 26 that his firm would confirm choices for forty additional plane. The Center East Airline third expenditure in the air transportation sector right after additional than a calendar year of negotiations. The variety a single in the sector in Italy, Alitalia CAITLA.UL, in Might to be positioned under administration in Might pursuing the rejection of a restructuring strategy by the staff. Its minority shareholder Etihad Airways introduced in the crowd that he would no longer fiscally support the firm. Qatar Airways is also a minority shareholder of the British Airways Motherhouse, Intercontinental Airways Team (IAG) ICAG.L, and the Latin American LATAM Airways LAN.SN. The community firm expressed an fascination in Royal Air Morocco RAM.UL and Akbar al Baker claimed he would quickly request able to launch a area firm in India, an expenditure which would include the sovereign Qatar Financial investment Authority. (Alexander Cornwell, Juliette Rouillon for the support Frenchman)
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