Shares of the airline rise after it receives approval to merge with AMR Corp. The combined company will become a massive player.
Justice Department lawyers are reportedly looking for concessions at key airports throughout the country.
The carrier sports a low valuation and a profit outlook that is sky high.
The change could be a blow to loyal customers, many of whom go out of their way to fly with the airline to avoid charges.
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American Airlines CEO Tom Horton says 'you just have to look at the results' to know the airline is doing well, but a merger would help globally.
Domestic airlines in general saw the largest upswings, as the summer travel season draws to a close.
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