Mesa Air Group yesterday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a US court in New York, saying the process is needed for it to become a "leaner" entity able to compete in the future. Phoenix-based MAG said in a statement that it "will continue to operate as normal, without interruption" during the restructuring. "After careful consideration, the company determined that a Chapter 11 filing provides the most effective and efficient means to restructure with minimal impact on the ...

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