NEW YORK - The Allied Pilots Association (APA) and two other unions representing workers in the airline industry on Nov. 21 filed a statement in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York supporting the settlement agreement reached between the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines Inc. that would resolve antitrust objections to the proposed merger of the two airlines (In Re: AMR Corporation, No. 11-15463, Chapter 11, S.D. N.Y. Bkcy.).