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Oneworld If AA Goes Bankrupt  
User currently offlineBlink182 From Azerbaijan, joined Oct 1999, 5482 posts, RR: 15
Posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 2367 times:

Today has been a good day for AA in the way of a new CEO, stock prices rose, and their FA union has finally agreed. However, should AA go bankrupt, how will this affect oneworld? Without AA, oneworld's biggest strength in the United States is British Airways.

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User currently offlineBWIA 772 From Barbados, joined May 2002, 2200 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 2361 times:



Last report I heard the airline has again staved off bankruptcy. So we dont have to go and play the role of Miss Cleo  Laugh out loud  Laugh out loud  Laugh out loud  Laugh out loud



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User currently offlineDutchjet From Netherlands, joined Oct 2000, 7864 posts, RR: 57
Reply 2, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 2351 times:

If AA went bankrupt (note that they have avoided this three time in the past week or so), AA would keep flying and OneWorld would not be very much affected. UA's bankruptcy has not significantly affected its position in STAR or the alliance itself to any great extent......the other STAR members may even indirectly benefit from UA's reorganization as UA may rely more on code-share operations with its STAR partners to cut back on non-money making and marginal international flights.

User currently offlineJAL From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 5092 posts, RR: 8
Reply 3, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 2327 times:

It would not affect OneWorld in any major way, just look at United and Star. United banckruptcy protection hasn't affected Star in any way so if AA does declare Chapter 11, I expect business as usual at AA and OneWorld.


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User currently offlineMarara From Australia, joined Oct 2001, 678 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 2263 times:

If AA was out of the way OW could court NW/KL and gain the second european hub they have been looking for and pick up a US carrier.


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User currently offlineQANTAS747 From Australia, joined Mar 2000, 222 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 3 hours ago) and read 2228 times:

Oneworld will be fine, if in the happenings that AA is not improving, I get the feeling BA and/or QF will keep them afloat, by buying bits of it. Neither of these airlines would want to lose such a valuable asset, especially QF, as they do alot of codesharing.

User currently offlineB747-4U3 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2002, 991 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (11 years 7 months 1 week 1 hour ago) and read 2185 times:

I personally think that BA and QF would stand by and watch AA go, and then court KL/NW/CO.

Remember, BA once wanted to merge with KLM. With AA out of the way, it might be more likely that this happens.


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