British Airways halts Sierra Leon, Liberia flights due to Ebola, WSJ says British Airways said that it is temporally halting flights to Sierra Leone and Liberia due until the end of August to an increasing death toll from an Ebola outbreak in the vicinity, according to The Wall Street Journal, citing a statement from the airline carrier. British Airways said that the situation will be under "constant review" in the approaching weeks. Reference Link
IAG says Aer Lingus board rejected takeover proposal International Consolidated Airlines Group (ICAGY) confirms that it submitted a proposal to make an offer for Aer Lingus, which has been rejected by the board of the company. IAG added, "There can be no certainty that any further proposal or offer will be forthcoming." IAG is the parent of British Airways (BAIRY). The Financial Times earlier today reported that IAG was considering a bid for Aer Lingus.