American Airlines http://tpr.org en Abbott Reverses Stance On American Airlines Merger, Pauken Pounces http://tpr.org/post/abbott-reverses-stance-american-airlines-merger-pauken-pounces <p>In what was a rare move, <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas Attorney General Greg </span>Abbott initially teamed up with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to oppose the merger involving Fort Worth-based American Airlines, but he has now reversed course.</p><p>Abbot&rsquo;s said the new deal with <span style="line-height: 1.5;">American Airlines and U.S. Airways </span>satisfies his concern that the merger would negatively impact services to some of Texas&rsquo; smaller airports.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 16:29:23 +0000 Ryan Poppe 19507 at http://tpr.org Abbott Reverses Stance On American Airlines Merger, Pauken Pounces American Airlines Pilots Approve Deal http://tpr.org/post/american-airlines-pilots-approve-deal By an overwhelming 74 percent margin, American Airlines pilots have voted to ratify the tentative contract hammered out with the bankrupt carrier. Voting ended Friday at noon.<p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 17:54:40 +0000 Bill Zeeble 3051 at http://tpr.org American Airlines Pilots Approve Deal