View Full Version : American Airlines Merger Offer Announced by US Airways

12-07-2012, 09:39 PM
Not a surprise but ...

US Airways Presents Merger Deal to American (http://www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com/2012/12/us-airways-presents-merger-deal-to-american/)

Combined Airline Valued at $8.5 Billion
US Airways has made a formal merger proposal to AMR Corp., parent of American Airlines, and its creditors that values the combined airline at over $8 billion. The deal, if consummated, would be enough to create a rival to the world’s two largest airlines, United Continental and Delta Air Lines, which have market capitalizations of $6.7 and $8.5 billion, respectively.
The offer was presented by …

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12-17-2012, 12:02 PM
Hey Jonathan - any updates on this?? I've been scanning the news and airliners.net and cannot find anything.

12-17-2012, 12:16 PM
There will be lots of rumours but until the deal is announced - or until it's announced that there is no deal - we really won't have anything official.

01-07-2013, 11:59 AM
I can't believe Delta has survived through these many years. I was a Pan Am employee just before they died and changed careers even though many of us were re-hired by Delta. I never thought they'd make it.