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...trial.On Friday, U.S. Bank rup tcy Court Judge Sean Lane rejected a request made by American's former parent, AMR Corp., for the right to immediately eliminate retiree benefits for former pilots, flight attendants and other union workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-18/business-news
Uncertainty awaits airline industry without merger

...interface," said Dennis Tajer, an American pilot and spokesman for the Allied Pilots Association.American's parent, AMR Corp., and US Airways Group Inc. announced their merger in February. They expected a judge to approve it this week, one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-14/uncertainty-awaits-airline
Federal government, 6 states sue to block US Airways, American merger

...press conference. Now they've got to try their case in court," he said.Tom Horton, CEO of American Airlines parent AMR Corp., said the companies had spent months trying to convince the Justice Department that the merger would help customers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-08-13/federal-government-6-states-sue-blo
Judge moves American-US Airways merger step closer to takeoff

...District Court Judge Sean Lane in New York had approved the merge-and-emerge-from-bankruptcy plan of American parent AMR Corp. back in September, but said it was conditioned on the company winning or settling the lawsuit filed by the government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-27/judge-moves-american-us-ai
American, US Airways merger trial to start in November

...have also pointed to recent record profits at both airlines - July's profit was a one-month high at American parent AMR Corp., which has been cutting costs under bankruptcy protection - to argue that the companies don't need to merge to survive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-30/american-us-airways-merger
American, US Airways announce $11 billion merger

...which pushed for a merger almost as soon as American parent AMR Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection in November 2011.While...stake for existing shareholders of American's parent AMR Corp.The airlines said they expect $1 billion in combined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-14/american-us-airways-announ
American Airlines cancels 300 flights to cope with pilot outages, maintenance reports

...by crews.That's 1.25 percent of the 24,000 flights that were scheduled by the two airlines, which are owned by AMR Corp.The airlines had already canceled 249 flights by Wednesday afternoon, a flight-tracking service said, suggesting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-19/american-airlines-cancels-
American CEO bashes US Airways; calls it desperate

...is going to combine with US Airways or any other airline, the decision will be Horton's.Since American's parent AMR Corp. filed for bankruptcy last November, Parker has been aggressively promoting a combination of the two airlines as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-07-25/american-ceo-bashes-us-air
American Airlines sends layoff warnings to 11,000 workers

...peace, Keay said. US Airways has lobbied for a merger but American executives have been reluctant.American and parent AMR Corp., which is based in Fort Worth, filed for bankruptcy protection in November.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-18/american-airlines-sends-la
US Airways direct flight from Augusta to Washington shows popularity early

...were eventually pulled. In February, a Dallas-bound flight was discontinued after American Eagle's parent company, AMR Corp., filed for bankruptcy protection.The Dallas flight, which began in June 2010, was 82 percent occupied in its first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-04/us-airways-direct-flight-a