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European shares build on recovery rally, Airbus shines

A recovery rally in European stocks gathered pace for a second day on Thursday after investors brushed off a spike in U.S. inflation, turning their focus back to strong company earnings from heavy hitters including Europe's largest aerospace firm, Airbus.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 15

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 35 points higher at 7,248.8 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * ANTOFAGASTA: Chilean mining company Antofagasta received environmental approval for a major, $1.1 billion revamp of its Los Pelambres copper mine, the regional government of Coquimbo said on Wednesday. * GVC/LADBROKES: Online gambling company GVC has given away its Turkey business, hoping the move will help smooth its takeover of Ladbrokes a