A group of AMR (AAMRQ.PK) bondholders sitting on $1.5B in unsecured debt will back a deal for...

|By:, SA News Editor

A group of AMR (AAMRQ.PK) bondholders sitting on $1.5B in unsecured debt will back a deal for the carrier to merger with US Airways (LCC -2.6%), according to reports. Along with yesterday's news that the Transport Workers Union will support the airliner combination, a deal is starting to look even more imminent.