Darkness fell on an Oklahoma City suburb gripped by a frantic search for pupils, teachers and staff members in an elementary school flattened by a tornado.
American Airlines parent AMR Corp. (AAMRQ) began a process to review merger offers yesterday by sending potential suitor US Airways Group Inc. an agreement to allow an exchange of confidential financial information.
Southwest Airlines Co., the largest discount carrier, said it
offered at least $113.6 million to buy Frontier Airlines Holdings
Inc. in a bankruptcy court auction.
Southwest Airlines Co., the largest low-fare carrier, plans to
expand its ability to book passengers on international flights
through an alliance with Mexican airline Volaris by 2010.
An old story republished on a newspaper Web site sent the shares
of United Airlines' parent company plunging and forced the company
to deny it is going into bankruptcy.
DALLAS — Continental Airlines Inc. will cut 3,000 jobs and
shrink its jet fleet by 18 percent, becoming the fourth major U.S.
carrier to slash payrolls and flights as soaring fuel prices push
the industry to its worst losses since Sept. 11.
Delta Air Lines Inc. and Northwest Airlines Corp. agreed Monday
to merge, in a $3.1 billion stock deal that would create the
world's largest carrier and may unleash more industry
Tempe-based US Airways Group Inc. has been sued by the
International Association of Machinists on accusations of using
bankruptcy court to avoid paying raises under the airline's labor
Southwest Airlines Co., the most profitable U.S. carrier, is
making changes to its reservation system that would allow it to
begin assigning seats for the first time.