Heavy selling of European airline shares on 19-Jan-09

There were some big falls across European airline shares on 19-Jan-09.

Air Berlin (-8.5%), Air France-KLM (-7.9%), Aer Lingus (-6.3%), Vueling (-4.1%), Ryanair (-3.8%) and Lufthansa (-3.1%) all came in for some heavy selling on concerns about the traffic outlook.

European selected airlines daily share price movements (% change): 19-Jan-09