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United-US Airways Deal

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United-US Airways Deal

United-US Airways Deal

United-US Airways Deal

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NPR's Jack Speer reports that the proposed merger between United Airlines and US Airways is playing to mixed reviews today. The companies are saying that the partnership will benefit flyers, but pilots, who have lots of clout at both airlines, are expressing reservation. The $4.3 billion deal also faces scrutiny from anti-trust regulators. If the deal goes forward, analysts expect lots more consolidation in the airline industry.