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AMR Corporation And US Airways Announce Non-Disclosure Agreement

Friday, August 31, 2012

AMR Corporation And US Airways Announce Non-Disclosure Agreement09:00 EDT Friday, August 31, 2012FORT WORTH, Texas and TEMPE, Ariz., Aug. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Corporation ("AMR"), the parent company of American Airlines®, and US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC) today announced that they have entered into a non-disclosure agreement ("NDA"), under which the companies have agreed to exchange certain confidential information and, in close collaboration with AMR's Unsecured Creditors Committee, to work in good faith to evaluate a potential combination.  The companies do not expect to provide any further announcements regarding the status of any such discussions unless and until the parties have entered into a transaction or discussions between the parties have been terminated. Furthermore, AMR and US Airways have each agreed while they are evaluating a potential combination that they and their representatives will not engage in discussions with other parties concerning a potential combination of AMR and US Airways. The companies noted that there can be no assurance that a transaction will result from these discussions.SOURCE AMR CorporationFor further information: American Airlines, Media Relations, Fort Worth, Texas, +1-817-967-1577, mediarelations@aa.com; US Airways, Media Relations, Tempe, Ariz., +1-480-693-5729, media.relations@usairways.com