TITLE

Frontier Spurns Southwest, Sells to Republic

AUTHOR(S)
Marino, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/17/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that bankrupt airline company Frontier has decided to sell to Republic Airways instead of Southwest after it could not come to a labor agreement with the would-be bidder with the biggest offer. Frontier was sold to Republic at 109 million U.S. dollars. Southwest's union refused to give seniority to 700 Frontier pilots in the merger.
ACCESSION #
44148363

 

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