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BA CEO Hints at Further Cuts, Confirms Iberia Merger

2:20 AM ET Thu, 8 April 2010

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.