Source - SMW
easyJet has submitted an expression of interest in certain assets of a restructured Alitalia.

easyJet said this was consistent with its existing strategy for Italy.

It said: 'Given the nature of the process, the content of the expression of interest is subject to confidentiality.'

easyJet said there was no certainty at this stage that any transaction would proceed and that it would  provide a further update in due course if and when appropriate.