American Airlines Chairman and CEO Gerard Arpey reiterated this week that he sees no need to relinquish slots at London Heathrow in order to address possible competition concerns over AA's planned transatlantic joint venture with British Airways and Iberia. The European Commission reportedly sent a confidential statement to the participating oneworld airlines last month outlining its concerns about competition on routes from LHR to New York, Dallas, Boston, Miami and Chicago O'Hare as well ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"AA's Arpey stands firm on antitrust remedies" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.