The merger of US Airways Group and America West Airlines continues to pay big dividends, according to President and CEO Doug Parker, who said it was the "primary driver" behind second-quarter net earnings of $305 million for the combined company. Although results are not directly comparable to the year-ago period when the airlines operated independently, the figure represents a significant improvement over an approximate combined pro forma loss of $46 million by the constituent companies, ...

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