|Quoting 1millionflyer (Reply 1):|
about 1989 when they bought Piedmont.
They wanted to convey a more coast-to-coast name.
|Quoting SATL382G (Reply 6):|
My personal opinion is that the name "USAirways" had a lot more to do with USAirs relationship with BA than anything else
|Quoting Dtwclipper (Reply 8):|
The airline challenged its relationship with British Airways in court, seeking rights to London Heathrow Airport from four U.S. gateways and to require British Airways to dispose of its USAir stock. USAir notifies BA the code-share between the two will end in March, 1997, and in December, British Airways announces it will sell its shares in USAir and that its three directors will resign.
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