A merger between US Airways (LCC) and AMR (AAMRQ.PK) is looking more likely after the bankrupt...

|By:, SA News Editor

A merger between US Airways (LCC) and AMR (AAMRQ.PK) is looking more likely after the bankrupt carrier's CEO, Tom Horton, tells the FT that a deal "may be an attractive option" and that a decision could be just weeks away. AMR is still exploring its options, including other combinations and remaining independent.