Exclusive: EU to clear US Airways, Am...

Exclusive: EU to clear US Airways, American $11 billion merger

There are 1 comment on the The Hartford Courant story from Jul 29, 2013, titled Exclusive: EU to clear US Airways, American $11 billion merger. In it, The Hartford Courant reports that:

AMR Corp 's American Airlines and US Airways will win EU approval for their $11 billion merger to become the world's largest carrier after agreeing to cede slots on a transatlantic route, three persons familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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JetBlast

United States

#1 Jul 30, 2013
I wasn't aware that PHL was a slot-controlled airport to begin with. When did this happen?

Also, if the plan is to divest LHR slots to a new entrant carrier(s), they might have a problem finding anyone with the equipment to fly it from the US. Is the plan going to be an LCC with A321s or B738s?

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