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American Airlines-US Airways merger becomes official
American Airlines-US Airways merger becomes official

Eleven months after American Airlines and US Airways announced plans to merge, the union that creates the world's largest airline became official Monday. The parent companies of the two airlines, AMR Corp. and US Airways Group, have formally become American Airlines Group Inc., with common shares traded on Nasdaq under the symbol AAL. The new airline will be based in Fort Worth, Texas. Officials for the airlines say it may take up to two years before the employees and planes for the two carriers operate as one. For now, the two airlines operate separate websites and reservation systems. By early January, passengers are to be able to earn and redeem miles when traveling on either...