The Department of Justice is reportedly investigating US Airways' (LCC) acquisition of American...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Department of Justice is reportedly investigating US Airways' (LCC) acquisition of American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) and has started taking depositions. The main issue is whether the airlines should sell take off and landing rights at Reagan National Airport near Washington. The combined carrier would would have 68% of the slots, well above its rivals.