It’s official. On February 14, 2013, two of the most iconic US-based airlines announced they would become one. After months of “will they or won’t they?” speculation, US Airways and American Airlines made worldwide headlines by saying “yes, we will.” Once the merger is complete, the fused airline will likely be the largest in the world.
Roger Williams of LoadFactor.tv shares his thoughts on the new merger and delves into the questions on everyone’s mind… What happens now? What happens to US Airways’ and American Airlines’ individual corporate cultures? How will this impact traveling consumers? And what happens to their frequent flier program members?
You can read Roger’s commentary, “Merger with a Smile – American and US Airways,” on his blog, and share with readers your own predictions on the fate of the new mega-airline. Will it leave loyal travelers behind or do they stand to benefit most? You’re also welcome to share your comments with us below!