AMR Corp. Announces Deal With DOJ, Says It Hopes To Complete Merger In December

AMR Corp. Announces Deal With DOJ, Says It Hopes To Complete Merger In December

FORT WORTH, Texas - Bankrupt AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines Inc., on Nov. 12 announced through its website that it had settled the anti-trust litigation brought by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) such that American Airlines will be able to merge with US Airways Group Inc. The DOJ had contended that the merger, which was a main component of American Airlines' Chapter 11 reorganization plan, violated federal law (United States of America v. US Airways Group Inc., et al., No. 13-01236, D. D.C.).

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