Virgin Atlantic makes a bid for Lufthansa's (DLAKY.PK) British Midland - raising the stakes with...

|By:, SA News Editor

Virgin Atlantic makes a bid for Lufthansa's (DLAKY.PK) British Midland - raising the stakes with its battle with British Airways-parent International Airlines Group for valuable landing slots at London's Heathrow Airport. A spokesman for Lufthansa says it will talk again to both Virgin and IAG before striking a deal sometime in Q1.