From: I'm not a real doofus, but I play one at a national laboratory (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed May 24 2000 - 06:53:15 PDT
The world's biggest airline is set to get bigger.
UAL Corp., the parent of Elk Grove Township-based United Airlines, announced
Wednesday that it is acquiring US Airways Group Inc., the nation's sixth-
[$11.6B. Such small potatoes these days.]
The chairman of US Airways, Stephen Wolf, said the agreement allowed the
company to become a "world-class global carrier in a single stroke."
[Wouldn't that be a "world-class domestic carrier", since what it gives United
is better access to East coast hubs?]
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