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Airlines say US case against big merger is flawed

They say it ignores competition from low-cost carriers

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Posted: Thursday, September 12, 2013 12:00 am

American Airlines and US Airways say the government’s opposition to their planned merger shows that it does not understand the airline industry.

The U.S. Justice Department and several states, including Virginia, sued last month to block the merger, on the grounds that it would hurt consumers.

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