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Australian regulator squashes NZ/Canada air pact

Australian regulator squashes Air NZ, Air Canada accord

Nov. 20 – Australia’s antitrust regulator has vetoed an agreement between Air New Zealand and Air Canada to cooperate on some routes.

The accord would have the effect of harming competition on the Australia-Canada route, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said in a draft determination, according to Reuters.

The ACCC said the airlines are two of the four main carriers who fly the route.

(Businesswire)

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