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Hitt og þetta 5. september 2006

(IFN) Excel Airways to invest EUR5-10mln in Ireland operation

Reykjavik (IFN) Excel Airways, which is part of Icelandic transportation firm Avion Group, will invest EUR5-10 million in its new Irish charter service, an Avion spokesman told IFN on Tuesday.

Irish media reported on Monday that Excel would be investing EUR50 million in the operation, which would mainly be used to purchase a new Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

Skulason said the scale of the new operation will be around EUR50 million, but that the new Boeing jet will be chartered. The amount, therefore, does not reflect Excel's investment capital, Avion spokesman Eggert Skulason said.

The amount EUR5-10 million reflects a standard amount for starting up such an operation, Skulason added.

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25 ára afmælistilboð VB – 50% afsláttur af áskrift

Afmælistilboð VB

Viðskiptablaðið er 25 ára og af því tilefni býðst nýjum áskrifendum að kaupa áskrift á 50% afslætti.
Afmælisverðið er aðeins 2.500 krónur.

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