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Shares of airline companies have been some of the biggest beneficiaries of falling energy prices. But American Airlines Group Inc. (Nasdaq: AAL) was up this morning on another important factor in the company's operations. This morning, its pilots' union will put forward a plan to vote on a five-year contract that would boost salaries by 26%. The deal is part of the company's efforts to reach agreements with several labor unions as it completes its merger with US Airways Group Inc. (NYSE: LCC).