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American, US Airways announce $11 billion merger

...major U.S. airlines to four: the new American, United, Delta and Southwest.The deal is a coup for smaller US Airways Group Inc., which pushed for a merger almost as soon as American parent AMR Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection in November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-14/american-us-airways-announ
Bankruptcy judge OKs American-US Airways deal

...will fly slightly more passengers than United, the current No. 1. It will be run by Doug Parker, the CEO of US Airways Group Inc., who began pursuing a merger shortly after American filed for bankruptcy protection in November 2011.Lane declined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-27/bankruptcy-judge-oks-ameri
Uncertainty awaits airline industry without merger

...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 of the last steps before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-14/uncertainty-awaits-airline
American, US Airways merger trial to start in November

...United Airlines and Delta Air Lines, which grew through recent mergers. Richard Parker, an attorney representing US Airways Group Inc., pointed to the presence of other competitors including South west, which carries more passengers within the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-30/american-us-airways-merger
American cancels all US flights for several hours

...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 the world's biggest airline.The combined American-US...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-16/american-cancels-all-us-fl
Delta to pay dividend, buy back shares

...goals for financial returns "and will look to opportunities in the future" for other ways to spend its money.US Airways Group Inc. is profitable, but has been focused on its own proposed merger with American.Of the large U.S. airlines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-08/delta-pay-dividend-buy-bac
Judge moves American-US Airways merger step closer to takeoff

...court will oversee a 60-day period in which the public can comment on the government's settlement with AMR and US Airways Group Inc., but that won't stop the merger.Shares of US Airways rose 17 cents to close at $23.98, and AMR shares...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-27/judge-moves-american-us-ai
US Airways posts 4Q profit for 1st time since '06

NEW YORK - US Airways Group Inc. reported a fourth-quarter profit on Wednesday, as more people flew during the critical holiday travel period and paid higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-26/us-airways-posts-4q-profit
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United, US Airways OK merger

...biggest airline may get even bigger. The boards of United Airlines and US Airways parent companies, UAL Corp. and US Airways Group Inc., approved an $11.6 billion acquisition offer Wednesday. The deal, if approved by shareholders and federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/25/bus_289994.shtml
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Holidays don't cheer airlines

...computer meltdown that forced a Delta Air Lines-owned regional carrier to cancel all its flights on Christmas and the US Airways Group Inc. holiday staffing problems that resulted in a 10,000-bag pileup in Philadelphia compounded the financial bruising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/01/bus_438672.shtml
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