The talk yesterday was all about Delta and Virgin but lost in all this was the call in Africa for the big airlines to merge. Kenya Airways called for merger between it, Ethiopian and South African Airways with a view of withstanding the influx of competition coming at all sides from the Middle East, APAC, Americas and Europe, the latter being the ever-present competition. Kenya Airways CEO Titus Naikuni told delegates at the 44th African Airlines Association (AFRAA) Annual General Assembly in Johannesburg last week that his airline should come together with fellow Ethiopian Airlines and SAA to create a

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