8-Jun-2010 1:13 PM

Lufthansa to retain acquired assets, no sale of JetBlue stake

Lufthansa confirmed it has no intention of committing to asset sales and will continue to invest to reinforce its core operations (Reuters, 08-Jun-2010). The carrier invested approximately EUR2.4 billion in acquisitions in 2009, including the purchase of Austrian Airlines. The carrier has denied reports it plans to sell some or all of its stake in JetBlue.