American Airlines And US Airways Announce Merger Agreement

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Thomas Horton , Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of... News PhotoAmerican Airlines,CEO,Chairperson,Corporate Business,Dallas,Embracing,Finance,Gulf Coast States,Horizontal,Mergers and Acquisitions,Press Conference,Texas,US Airways,USA,Vice PresidentPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesDALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 14: Thomas Horton (2nd L), Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Airlines, and Captain Anthony R. Chapman (L), Vice President of the Allied Pilots Association hug at the end of a news conference to announce the merger of American Airlines and US Airways, February 14, 2013 in Dallas Texas. US Airways and American Airlines have agreed to an $11 billion merger, creating the largest airline in the world. The airline will be called American Airlines and be headed by US Airways CEO Doug Parker. (Photo by Donna McWilliam/Getty Images