Airlines Used Mergers As an Excuse to Hike Up Ticket Prices — Fortune

The U.S. airline industry used mergers to hike up ticket prices, a new report from ProPublica found. The report, published Tuesday, delves into the political dealings behind the 2013 American Airlines and US Airways merger, suggesting that those against the combination of airline companies faced tremendous pressure while trying to block the deal. Staff attorneys…

via Airlines Used Mergers As an Excuse to Hike Up Ticket Prices — Fortune

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