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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
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
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
American Airlines rolls out new fare structure

...revenue American will lose because of the changes. He declined to give revenue estimates.American and parent company AMR Corp. have been operating under bankruptcy protection for more than a year. AMR's CEO said this week that the company is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-12/american-airlines-rolls-ou
American Airlines and US Airways agree to merge

...and developed the modern system of pricing tickets to match demand.But years of heavy losses drove American and parent AMR Corp. into bankruptcy protection in late 2011. The company blamed bloated labor costs; its unions accused executives of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-13/american-airlines-and-us-a
American-US Airways merger could jeopardize major hub airports

...once served more than 20 million passengers a year had just 8 million last year.Also in 2001, American Airlines parent AMR Corp. bought Trans World Airlines out of bankruptcy. It didn't take long for American to shut down TWA's hub in St...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-14/american-us-airways-merger
American cancels all US flights for several hours

...airline had frustrated customers and would need to work to win them back.American's headache occurred as parent company AMR Corp. seeks government approval to merge with US Airways Group Inc. A merger would let American surpass United to become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-16/american-cancels-all-us-fl
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