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  1. dayone
    dayone at |

    Three airline alliances. Three major Middle Eastern airlines. I wonder which of them will sit down first.

  2. Cristian
    Cristian at |

    Would this lead to Emirates joining OW as it would eliminate the need for Jet or Air India and it would avoid SIN which is quite the *A fortress. BA could easily shift to Dubai and HKG for it’s Kangaroo routes.

    or am i being overly optimistic???

  3. FEV
    FEV at |

    This is an interesting shift. There are constant changes in the air!

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