United and US Airways Talks Stall, Other Alliance Talks Continue

Merger talks between United (UAUA) and US Airways (LCC) have stalled and apparently will not be done in time to be rubberstamped by the Bush administration. Meanwhile, United is also in talks with Continental (CAL) Airlines for a possible alliance, and Continental is in talks with American Airlines (AMR) and British Airways. Anything to avoid bankruptcy.

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