Finnair President and CEO Pekka Vauramo has ruled out the possibility of Finnair joining the International Airlines Group (IAG) in the near future.Vauramo has stated that a key obstacle to a change in ownership of the airline is the existing Finnish legislation governing the airline’s ownership structure.Vauramo said: “Finnair is a 56% government-owned business. According to Finnish law, the majority ownership needs to remain with the Finnish government unless the Finnish Parliament decides differently. The debate is ongoing, but it needs to lead to a decision before anything can move on, so it’s a little too early to start thinking

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