United Airlines CEO: Government aid to airlines was necessary for the airlines

"The three rescue packages that went through for the economy were critical for avoiding a depression," United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby told CNBC's "Squawk Box" Tuesday. Kirby added that while certain industries are doing incredibly well during the pandemic, there were many that were struggling and needed a bridge to get to the other side of the crisis.
Tue, Mar 16 20219:14 AM EDT