AMR (AAMRQ.PK) CEO Tom Horton is having discussions with officials from American Airlines and US...

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

AMR (AAMRQ.PK) CEO Tom Horton is having discussions with officials from American Airlines and US Airways (LCC) over what his role would be at a combined airline. Whatever position is carved out for him, it's believed that it will be below US Airways top exec Doug Parker who is most likely to be pegged as the new CEO of the world's largest airline by traffic if the merger is finalized.