Reports Surface: American Airlines And U.S. Airways Will Merge

4:00 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

Reports Surface: American Airlines And U.S. Airways Will Merge

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Bloomberg News is reporting what KERA and other news organizations have been hearing in speculative terms, which is that American Airlines and U.S. Airways have agreed to a merger.
The board of bankrupt American Airlines parent AMR Corp. is meeting now to vote on a merger with US Airways Group Inc. after the two sides reached a tentative agreement that would create the world's largest carrier, people familiar with the matter said.