A Merged Delta-Northwest Brought Consumer Benefits

Credit: Rob Finlayson
An Op-Ed by Peter Carter, EVP & chief legal officer at Delta Air Lines. Ten years ago, on Oct. 29, 2008, Delta Air Lines closed its merger with Northwest Airlines. At the time of the announcement, critics warned of the horrible things that would follow. For example, the American Antitrust Institute...

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