United Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Glenn Tilton said yesterday that the carrier is actively exploring consolidation options as it closely follows the proposed US Airways takeover of Delta Air Lines. Speaking at the airline's Investor Day conference, which was available via webcast, Tilton said UA is "as focused" on potential consolidation as it is on post-bankruptcy cost-cutting. "We are not waiting for opportunities to come to us," he told investors and analysts. "We're very ...

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