A potential merger of Delta (DAL +3.5%) and AMR (AAMRQ +14.5%) might have trouble clearing...

|About: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)|By:, SA News Editor

A potential merger of Delta (DAL +3.5%) and AMR (AAMRQ +14.5%) might have trouble clearing foreign regulators, Deal Journal suggests. Delta would fold AMR into its SkyTeam grouping, killing the Oneworld alliance American leads with British Airways. Regulators granted antitrust immunity on transatlantic services to members of the three global alliances, and cutting the number to two likely would force a rethink.