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DHL Airways' new Chairman and CEO John Dasburg. (News Briefs: Cargo).(seeks to acquire company from current shareholders)(Brief Article)

DHL Airways' new Chairman and CEO John Dasburg is in negotiations to acquire the airline from its current shareholders William Robinson, who purchased a 75% stake in 2000, and Deutsche Post, which owns 25%. Dasburg, who served as CEO of Northwest Airlines for 10 years before leaving to run Burger King in 2001, was named to lead DHL Airways in March.

The acquisition talks were disclosed as the US Dept. …

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