Airline Industry

AA, US Airways Merger Complete - Now World's Biggest AirlineAmerican Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner as the two completed their deal Monday to create the world's biggest airline.
US Airways Shareholders Approve American Merger US Airways shareholders overwhelmingly approved a proposed merger with American Airlines, bringing the companies closer to creating the world's biggest airline.
US Airways Shareholders Vote On American Merger US Airways' CEO says shareholders have approved the proposed merger with Fort Worth-based American Airlines, one of the final steps remaining in the deal to create the world's biggest airline.
Spirit Continues Expansion At DFW AirportSpirit Airlines, which combines cheap fares with more fees than competitors charge, plans to expand again at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport -- the hometown airport of American Airlines.
Southwest Launches Fare Sale, Others May MatchSouthwest Airlines Co. and its AirTran Airways subsidiary have launched a sale that includes fall flights starting at $99 per round trip.
Southwest Airlines Doesn't Expect A 1st Quarter ProfitChief Financial Officer Laura Wright said Tuesday that jet fuel prices have been higher than the airline expected.