Judge Says American Can't End Retiree Benefits Yet A federal judge has rejected an attempt by American Airlines to quickly cut off benefits for many of its retirees. American wants retirees who wish to keep their benefits to pay all the cost. Now the dispute could go to negotiations or a trial.
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.
Lawmakers Urge Bidding For Gates In Airline Merger Four members of Congress say that all airlines — not just low-fare carriers — should be able to bid on gates and landing rights that Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways will give up after their merger.
Holder: Airlines Must Make Concessions To MergeAttorney General Eric Holder says American Airlines and US Airways must make broad concessions if they want to settle a lawsuit blocking their proposed merger.
Airlines Want To Know Why U.S. Approved Previous MergersAmerican Airlines and US Airways want to know why the federal government allowed previous airline mergers but seeks to block theirs.
Judge Delays Decision On Approving American Airlines' Reorganization Plan To Exit Bankruptcy After an extended court hearing, a bankruptcy judge in New York delayed his decision on approving American Airlines' reorganization plan to exit bankruptcy.
Judge Questions Giving OK To AMR Bankruptcy PlanA judge asked American Airlines' lawyers to explain why he should approve the company's plan to merge with US Airways and exit bankruptcy protection while the merger is being challenged by the federal government.
Government, States Challenge American Airlines/US Air MergerThe Justice Department and a number of state attorneys general on Tuesday challenged a proposed $11 billion merger between US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp.
AMR Says Creditors Approve Reorganization Plan Creditors are approving the bankruptcy reorganization plan for the parent of Fort Worth-based American Airlines.
American Airlines Settles Safety Claims For $24.9MAmerican Airlines plans to pay $24.9 million to settle complaints filed by U.S. safety regulators going back several years.
AA & US Airways Pilots Agree On Terms In Case Of MergerPilots won't lose work, will get to fly the same planes and will keep their seniority. They are among the key terms released Tuesday in a memorandum that the pilots unions of American Airlines and US Airways agreed to in case of a merger.
American Airlines Stumbles On Road To RecoveryJust weeks ago, American Airlines was working its way through bankruptcy court, on schedule for one of the fastest turnarounds in aviation history