American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) and British Airways (BAIRY.PK) announce that Qatar Airways will be...

|About: American Airlines Group (AAL)|By:, SA News Editor

American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) and British Airways (BAIRY.PK) announce that Qatar Airways will be added to their OneWorld alliance as the companies join a flurry of carriers striking international deals to add routes into new markets. The bigger picture: Execs note alliances often presage consolidation in the airline industry.