Will The US-American Merger Make The Skies Less Friendly?

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Marilyn Geewax, senior NPR business editor

Darryl Jenkins, American Aviation Institute chairman

The announcement of a merger between American Airlines and US Airways on Thursday represents the culmination of a decades-long shake-up in the commercial airline industry. What does the merger mean for employees, consumers and a changing industry?

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