American Airlines and Australian flag carrier Qantas are hoping that a revised application submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Feb. 26 to form an antitrust-immunized joint venture (JV) will be approved. A previous application by the oneworld carriers to gain antitrust immunity was tentatively rejected in November 2016 by DOT, which cited concerns about harm to competition in the US-Australasia market. Dallas/Fort Worth-based American has been reworking the application ...

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