Lufthansa presents ‘most promising’ offer for Alitalia: Minister

    Italy‘s Minister of Economic Development Carlo Calenda reportedly identified Deutsche Lufthansa AG‘s offer for Alitaliaas the “most promising” of the three proposals received by Alitalia‘s insolvency commissioners on 10-Apr-2018, following initial analysis of the offers (Tg1/TTG Italia). As previously reported by CAPA, a consortium led by easyJet is a second bidder for Alitalia, while the third bidder is not publicly identified. Mr Calenda said Lufthansa’s revised offer has improved “both in terms of maintaining intercontinental routes and in terms of personnel”.