Delta Air Lines 747. Photo: Courtesy DL. Reversing its previous stance, the US Dept. of Transportation on Tuesday tentatively approved antitrust immunity for Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia to coordinate services between the US and Australia. The proposed transpacific alliance between DL and Virgin Australia, formerly Virgin Blue Group (ATW Daily News, May 5), received approval from the Australia Competition and Consumer Commission in December 2009 but DOT tentatively rejected ...

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