Government and States Challenges Airline Merger - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

    Government and States Challenges Airline Merger

    The federal government is challenging the proposed merger of US Airways and American Airlines, a deal between two of the largest airlines that it says would result in "substantial harm to consumers" in the form of higher fares and fees. The U.S. Justice Department, joined by the attorneys general of six states, filed a lawsuit Tuesday in federal court in Washington, D.C. (Published Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013) The federal government is challenging the proposed merger of US Airways and American Airlines, a deal between two of the largest airlines that it says... See More