American Airlines has won bankruptcy court approval to merge with US Airways and form the world's biggest airline.
"The merger is an excellent result. I don't think anybody disputes that," Judge Sean Lane said. The deal still needs approval from Department of Justice antitrust regulators and US Airways shareholders.
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