The US Department of Justice’s lawsuit against the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways is based on faulty reasoning, the head of IATA told the Wings Club in New York Thursday. In his address, IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler said, “I am not an expert on US antitrust policy, but I do know something about the airline industry and I have to agree with those in the investment community and elsewhere who have found DOJ’s arguments to be unpersuasive. I can easily ...

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