Qatar Airways has pulled out of talks to buy a stake in loss-making Spanish airline Spanair, the Catalan regional government said on Friday.
The Gulf airline was believed to have been interested in a stake in Spanair, about whom Scandinavi
Qatar Airways is eyeing more investment in Europe and has identified an acquisition target, the Gulf carrier's chief executive said on Thursday, while declining to comment about Spanish airline Spanair.
There has been speculation Qatar
The death toll in yesterday's plane crash in Madrid rose to 153 with the recovery of more bodies from the debris. Only 19 people survived the accident.
The Spanair jet heading for the Canary Islands crashed on takeoff and burst into flames
About 145 people were killed when a Spanish jet taking holidaymakers to the Canary Islands crashed on takeoff and burst into flames at Madrid airport on Wednesday, an emergency services spokesman said.
Smoke billowed up near Terminal Four