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Consumer Traveler Today: Feb 14



Consumer Traveler Today: 10 objections to American Airlines/US Airways merger 

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10 objections to American Airlines/US Airways merger

Posted: 14 Feb 2013 03:00 AM PST

There are no discernible consumer benefits from this merger. No new routes, no new competition, no savings that can be passed on to consumers. Even if there were significant savings created by synergies in this merger, they would be overwhelmed by the negative consequences of higher airfares and reduced competition.

What we’re reading: Valentine’s Day history, United Airlines’ DOT fines, more Triumph cruises canceled, JetBlue’s mobile boarding pass

Posted: 14 Feb 2013 02:00 AM PST

Valentine's Day history, United Airlines fined by DOT, more Triumph cruises canceled, JetBlue's mobile boarding pass