With its $10.2 billion offer to acquire Delta Air Lines set to expire Thursday, US Airways reportedly is willing to raise the cash portion of its bid to $6 billion from $5 billion if DL's creditors committee agrees to pressure the carrier's executives to allow due diligence to begin and to postpone a key bankruptcy hearing scheduled for next week. US yesterday neither confirmed nor denied the report, published in the The Wall Street Journal Monday. Delta CEO Gerald Grinstein has voiced ...

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