8/15/2013

Industry experts disagree with the Justice Department's decision to block the proposed American Airlines-US Airways merger on Tuesday. "We believe three is better than two, though clearly our views are at odds with the DOJ," according to analysts at J.P Morgan. Allied Pilots Association President Capt. Keith Wilson also weighed in, noting consolidation has helped the industry to stabilize. "It makes no sense for the Justice Department to conclude now that airline industry consolidation is somehow undesirable," said Wilson.

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