|Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2013
An extension would allow the deal to stay in place until the antitrust trial is resolved.
| |Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2013
The filings with the federal judge that will hear the government’s antitrust suit say the carriers’ merger will boost competition, not reduce it.
| |Friday, Sep. 06, 2013
American Airlines and US Airways will fly dozens of employees to Washington this month to meet with Senate and House members.
| |Thursday, Sep. 05, 2013
The airlines reiterate their readiness to present the benefits of the merger in court.
| |Friday, Aug. 30, 2013
WASHINGTON — U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly said in court that a March trial date requested for March was “too far off.”
| |Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013
American Airlines, US Airways and American’s creditors urged a federal judge to schedule a trial in the government’s antitrust case for Nov. 12.
| |Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013
The government says it needs time to gather evidence for its case against the merger, and opposes the airlines’ call for a November trial date.
| |Monday, Aug. 26, 2013
FORT WORTH — Fort Worth airline has recorded a cumulative profit of $170 million in the first seven months of 2013.
| |Friday, Aug. 23, 2013
AMR Corp., meanwhile, wants a bankruptcy judge to go ahead with its reorganization plan.
| |Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013
AMR CEO Tom Horton tells employees that the carrier is ready to prove its case in court.
| |Monday, Aug. 19, 2013
FORT WORTH — The city of Fort Worth has reached a deal with American Airlines to terminate its lease on its maintenance base at Alliance Airport so another company can use the facility.
| |Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013
Labor relations could continue to be a problem if the merger with US Airways is scuttled and American’s management team stays in place.
| |Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013
The legal team for American Airlines and US Airways says it’s prepared to fight in court against a “weak” case brought by the federal government to stop the merger.
| |Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013
WASHINGTON — In suing to block the proposed merger of US Airways and American Airlines, the Justice Department and six state attorneys general said they were acting to protect consumers from higher prices and fewer choices.
| |Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013
FORT WORTH — The Justice Department and attorneys general from six states, including Texas, sue to stop the deal.
| |Monday, Aug. 12, 2013
FORT WORTH — The strong report comes as the Fort Worth-based airline expects to have its restructuring plan confirmed in bankruptcy court on Thursday.
| |Thursday, Aug. 08, 2013
Bankruptcy judge will take up issue of severance again next week at confirmation hearing for restructuring plan.
| |Tuesday, Aug. 06, 2013
European regulators require carriers to give up one daily take-off and landing slot between Philadelphia and London’s Heathrow Airport.
| |Friday, Aug. 02, 2013
Bankruptcy judge set to rule on restructuring Aug. 15.
| |Thursday, Aug. 01, 2013
FORT WORTH — The bankruptcy court is holding a hearing on August 15 to confirm or reject the restructuring plan for parent company of American Airlines.