US Airways pilots have petitioned the US Dept. of Justice to conduct a full antitrust investigation of the airline's massive Washington National/New York LaGuardia slot swap with Delta Air Lines, a transaction that reportedly will lead to job losses or transfers for 261 LGA-based US pilots. US and DL announced in August that they will enter into a slot swap that, if approved by regulators, would greatly enhance US's presence at DCA while lowering its presence at LGA, where DL plans to ...

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