Subscribe Register Login

Sunday, April 20, 2014, 2:06 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

New American Airlines emerges as deal closes

By The Associated Press

This article was published December 9, 2013 at 11:08 a.m.

FORT WORTH — American Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner as the two completed their deal Monday to create the world’s biggest airline.

It’s the latest in a series of mergers that will leave four airlines controlling more than 80 percent of the U.S. air-travel market. With less competition, the airlines have successfully limited the number of seats, increasing prices and returning to profitability.

American’s old parent, AMR Corp., is gone, replaced by the new American Airlines Group Inc.

Read tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

Comments on: New American Airlines emerges as deal closes

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Stem professor

    university of arkansas, fayettevillecollege of Education & H...
    FAYETTEVILLE, AR

  • Physician

    ARcare is accepting applications for a (FP or Internal Medi...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • English teacher

    english teacher- Barton High School is seeking a secondary E...
    BARTON, AR

  • Teachers

    england school district is accepting applications for the fo...
    England, AR

  • Legal assistant

    legal assistantfor law firm in Springdale. Do you like a fas...
    SPRINGDALE, AR

Search 1040 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online