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FAA approves Southwest-AirTran integration plans

It iooks like Southwest will take less time than some other airlines, including US Airways when it merged with America West, to integrate its workforce with that of AirTran once its acquisition of the smaller carrier is complete. The FAA yesterday approved Southwest's plan for combining the two airlines' operations.

FAA approves Southwest-AirTran integration plans

It iooks like Southwest will take less time than some other airlines, including US Airways when it merged with America West, to integrate its workforce with that of AirTran once its acquisition of the smaller carrier is complete. The FAA yesterday approved Southwest's plan for combining the two airlines' operations.

Tom Belden
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Tom Belden has been reporting about Philadelphia International Airport and other air travel subjects for more than 20 years, writing columns for The Inquirer's Travel and Business sections. His reporting (with colleague Craig McCoy) on baggage handling problems in Philadelphia have been credited with helping to improve the system. His previous blog was called Road Warrior. He can reached at tbelden@phillynews.com. Reach Tom at tbelden@phillynews.com.

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