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ValuJet to drop name in merger with AirTran


Associated Press ATLANTA _ ValuJet Airlines, whose public image has suffered since a May 1996 crash in the Florida Everglades, is buying AirTran Airways and plans to drop the ValuJet name. The deal, announced today, will be accomplished though a stock swap valued at $61.8 million. The combination of ValuJet and AirWays Corp., AirTran's parent

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