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An American Airlines merger with US Airways Group Inc. may not occur during the AMR Corp. unit’s bankruptcy unless pilot groups from the carriers agree on interim contract terms, American’s pilot union said.
A group of AMR Corp. bondholders with about $885 million in debt has told pilots that its support for a stand-alone American Airlines after bankruptcy would be conditioned on the appointment of a new board.
US Airways Group Inc.’s merger talks with bankrupt American Airlines are intensifying as the sides try to agree on control of a combined company before confidentiality accords expire next week, people familiar with the matter said.