Southwest Airlines is interested in acquiring assets that may have to be sold off to complete US Airways' proposed $8 billion takeover of Delta Air Lines (ATWOnline, Nov. 20). Chairman Herb Kelleher reportedly called senior executives at both carriers to convey his interest, especially for assets on the East Coast. Southwest told reporters last month in Dallas that it is pursuing extra aircraft aggressively and has a strong desire to expand. CEO Gary Kelly told the The Wall Street Journal ...

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