Steenland: American Airlines Needs Merger for Scale

Oct. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Doug Steenland, former chief executive officer of Northwest Airlines, talks about the airline industry and outlook for the proposed merger between AMR Corp. and US Airways Group Inc. Steenland, speaking with Erik Schatzker and Stephanie Ruhle on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers," also discusses the U.S. government's partial shutdown. (Source: Bloomberg)

Full Show: Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas (02/28)
30:23 - Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas hosted by David Westin, Jonathan Ferro, and Alix Steel. Guests include William Daley, head of U.S. operations at Argentiere Capital and former U.S. Commerce Secretary, Rep. Diane Black, chairman of the House Budget Committee, member of the Ways and Means Committee, and a Republican from Tennessee, Max Baucus, former U.S. Ambassador to China and Democratic Senator from Montana, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, Rep. John Yarmuth, member of the House Budget Committee and a Democrat from Kentucky, Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz and Bloomberg View columnist, and David Bianco, chief investment strategist for the Americas at Deutsche Asset Management. (Source: Bloomberg)
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