Nordic Business Report-February 9, 2006-Avion Group hf acquires Star Airlines
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Icelandic transport solutions group Avion Group hf announced on Thursday (9 February) the purchase of the entire issued share capital of French charter airline Star Airlines, the second largest charter airline in the French market. Star Airlines operates charter flights mainly to destinations in Africa, the Middle East and the Mediterranean. Star Airlines carried approximately 900,000 passengers in 2005, the company said. The purchase price was not disclosed.
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