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Merger talk between American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) and US Airways (LCC -0.2%) will heat up this...

Merger talk between American Airlines (AAMRQ.PK) and US Airways (LCC -0.2%) will heat up this month, according to the Dallas Morning News. Sources say US Airways could be close to making a formal offer shortly with the benefits of the deal for both carriers slowly starting to crystalize.
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  • electricjet98
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    It is interesting that in the previous LBO that the pilots rejected, a "gag-order" would have prevented them from protesting any executive compensation/bonus package after exiting BK that AMR would have proposed to the judge. That "gag-order" is supposedly not in the agreement currently being negotiated between AMR & APA...has Horton seen the writting on the wall and knows he won't survive the merger?
    6 Nov 2012, 12:15 PM Reply Like
  • aaretired
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    Merger? It will be 7-10 years without contracts.
    6 Nov 2012, 01:11 PM Reply Like
  • gwprmike
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    Does anyone know how AMR stocks would be handled? would it be an even exchange?
    7 Nov 2012, 07:07 PM Reply Like
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