The integration of American Airlines and US Airways was text book. What were the biggest factors in that achievement? First and foremost it was an attitude. We recognized that it was a different merger than some. A lot of us were coming in from a smaller airline and into an airline with a really proud history. We had seen what happened to United and Continental in a similar situation, but where that didn’t seem to pull together too well. So we said we were not here to be in charge. ...

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