Ex-Am West Pilots Want US Airways Seniority Row Kept Alive
By Matt Chiappardi
Law360, New York (May 6, 2013, 8:58 PM EDT) -- Former America West Airlines Inc. pilots urged an Arizona federal judge Friday to keep alive its dispute over pilot seniority in a 2005 merger with U.S. Airways Group Inc., while denying claims that they were trying to derail U.S. Airways' $11 billion merger with American Airlines' bankrupt parent.
The U.S. Airline Pilots Association petitioned U.S. District Judge Roslyn O. Silver in April to dismiss the former Am West pilots' suit because the Ninth Circuit tossed a similar action over the same issue, ruling it wasn't ripe...