BA CEO Hints at Further Cuts, Confirms Iberia Merger

Thursday, 8 Apr 2010 | 2:20 AM ET

British Airways and Iberia confirmed their long-awaited merger Thursday. BA CEO Willie Walsh told CNBC that more consolidation is on the way. When discussing recent staff strike action, Walsh said: "We can run our business better with fewer people." Walsh added that he was confident further strike action can be avoided.