Related Program: Morning Edition How Will Proposed Merger Affect Airline Passengers? By Dan Bobkoff • Feb 15, 2013 Related Program: Morning Edition TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / Conventional wisdom says fewer airlines mean higher fares and fewer flights. But experts say the American Airlines-U.S. Airways proposed merger is a mixed bag. Past mergers haven't led to significantly higher fares, but will this time be different? TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.