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Unions Representing 60,000 Airline Employees Support Merger between American Airlines and US Airways


Leaders from five major unions representing more than 60,000 American
Airlines and US Airways employees today voiced their strong support for
the merger of AMR Corporation (OTCQB: AAMRQ), the parent company of
American Airlines, Inc., and US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC). The
merger of American Airlines and US Airways was announced today.

Laura Glading, APFA President said: “It's been a long, tough road
but the result is well worth it. Today's announcement proves that
everyone benefits when labor has a seat at the table. The new American
will provide job security and fair compensation for all employees and
another great option for the flying public. Flight attendants are eager
to help build a strong and competitive airline and restore American's

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