US Airways and Delta Air Lines drop their slot swap deal, will appeal

US Airways (Phoenix) and Delta Air Lines (Atlanta) are dropping their proposed swap of takeoff and landing slots in Washington and New York rather than accept federal government restrictions on the proposal.

Both airlines plan to appeal the ruling in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.

Read the report from Reuters:


Copyright Photo: Keith Burton. Boeing 767-2B7 ER N251AY (msn 24764) climbs from Heathrow Airport near London.