Virgin Atlantic CEO Steve Ridgway says this is a seminal moment for aviation
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BMI sale: 'Seminal' moment for aviation, says Virgin CEO

Lufthansa has said it is selling British Midland (BMI) to International Airlines Group (IAG), which owns British Airways and Iberia.

No details have yet been given of how much will be paid for the loss-making carrier.

Virgin Atlantic CEO Steve Ridway says this is a seminal moment for aviation.