As you’ve probably heard by now, Southwest Airlines has made a $1.4 billion cash-and-stock offer to buy AirTran. (The rumors that Southwest...


Southwest has agreed to lease 18 take-off/landing slot pairs at Newark Airport from United and Continental. The deal is a function of the CO-UA...


So United and Continental got an unconditional green light from the European Union to merge their operations. This was hardly a surprise — the...


All the attention has been on the Continental-United merger, but that’s not the only M&A action in the travel space. To wit: Hertz made...


So the rumors, that United and Continental were nearing a merger agreement, are apparently true: United and Continental will merge, with an...


Upgraded: Airline mergers, speculated and real Like the swallows returning to Capistrano, it’s the time of the year when speculation arises...

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