Even if merger talks between US Airways (LCC -1.5%) and United Airlines (UAUA -1.6%) are...

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

Even if merger talks between US Airways (LCC -1.5%) and United Airlines (UAUA -1.6%) are successful, the deal likely would face antitrust trouble. The resulting airline would be among the biggest in the world, and the effects would be felt especially in D.C., where it would control 60% of seats and probably drive up ticket prices.