02 Dec '12, 7pm

Delta Said in Talks to Buy Virgin Stake From Singapore Airlines - Bloomberg

Delta Said in Talks to Buy Virgin Stake From Singapore Airlines - Bloomberg

Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) , the second- largest U.S. carrier, is in talks to buy part or all of Singapore Airlines Ltd. (SIA) ’s 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic and gain more access to London’s Heathrow airport, according to people familiar with the situation. Delta’s European partner in the SkyTeam alliance, Air- France KLM (AF) , might also take an additional stake in Virgin, said the people, who asked not to be identified discussing a private matter. The talks are at an early stage and it’s possible no agreement will be reached, one of the people said. Billionaire Richard Branson controls 51 percent of the airline. Virgin, the biggest rival to British Airways at Heathrow, has been seeking partners and in 2010 hired Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) to assess options. A tie-up between Delta and Virgin could improve the U.S. carrier’s access to Europe’s busiest hub and its abil...

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