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American Airlines Bid Puts Qatar Airways' Chief in New Role: Raider

The Wall Street Journal  2017-06-23 20:36:00

Akbar Al Baker, the Qatar carrier?s sometimes abrasive CEO, isn?t backing down from his bid for a stake in American Airlines despite opposition from the target?s chief, its pilots and unions.

7 things to know before the bell

CNN  2017-06-23 08:56:06

EU summit; Healthy banks; American Airlines

Qatar Airways eyes stake in American Airlines

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-23 01:47:55

Qatar Airways has revealed it plans to take a 4.75 per cent stake in fellow oneworld carrier American Airlines. The Doha-based airline said in a statement that it saw a ?strong investment opportunity? ...

Qatar Airways eyes stake in American Airlines

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-23 01:47:30

Qatar Airways has revealed it plans to take a 4.75 per cent stake in fellow oneworld carrier American Airlines. The Doha-based airline said in a statement that it saw a ?strong investment opportunity? ...

American CEO: Qatar bid strengthens resolve on Gulf subsidies issue

Air Transport World  2017-06-22 17:59:00

In a letter to employees, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker says he finds Qatar Airways? unsolicited bid to invest in American ?puzzling? and that it strengthens his resolve against illegally subsidized ...

Qatar Airways wants to buy 10% of American Airlines

CNN  2017-06-22 16:37:46

Qatar Airways has long been at odds with American Airlines. Now it wants to buy a big chunk of the U.S. carrier.

American & Qatar: An unsolicited & unexpected alliance

Air Transport World  2017-06-22 16:30:00

You have to hand it to Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker; he never fails to surprise. This time, it appears, he has also surprised American Airlines.read more

Qatar Airways wants to buy 10 percent stake in American Airlines

Reuters  2017-06-22 16:10:08

(Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc said on Thursday that Qatar Airways, the Gulf country's state-owned airline embroiled in a airspace row, had expressed interest in buying as much as a 10 percent ...

American to find new uniform supplier after crew complaints

Air Transport World  2017-06-22 14:06:00

American Airlines will find a new supplier for its uniforms after coming under pressure from its flight attendants union and crew members who complained the clothing caused reactions. read more

Qatar Airways Seeks a 10% Stake in American Airlines

The Wall Street Journal  2017-06-22 13:24:57

American Airlines said it received an unsolicited notice from state-owned Qatar Airways indicating the Middle Eastern airline plans to acquire as much as 10% of the company.

Qatar Airways seeks 10% stake in American Airlines

Air Transport World  2017-06-22 12:53:00

Qatar Airways has made an unsolicited bid to take up to a 10% stake?an investment of at least $808 million?in American Airlines, an SEC filing American submitted Thursday revealed.read more

Qatar wants 10% of American Airlines

BBC News  2017-06-22 12:36:43

Qatar Airways has told the world's biggest airline it plans to buy up to $808m (£638m) of its shares.

Flight Attendant Union: Uniform Issues Persist at American Airlines Carriers

PR Newswire  2017-06-19 15:48:00

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) renews demand for a full recall of American Airlines Flight Attendant uniforms alongside recent news ...

Colombia gives go-ahead for AA-LATAM Colombia JBA

Air Transport World  2017-06-02 19:10:00

Colombia has approved the joint business agreement (JBA) between American Airlines and LATAM Airlines Group?s subsidiary LATAM Airlines Colombia. read more

American Airlines opens new Flagship Lounge at JFK

Breaking Travel News  2017-05-26 09:36:00

American Airlines has launched its newly-renovated Flagship Lounge and brand new Flagship First Dining at New York John F. Kennedy International Airport. American began renovations to its Flagship lounges ...

Charges expected after passenger removed from airline

CNN  2017-05-20 10:27:40

A man who caused a disturbance aboard an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu on Friday was detained and will likely face charges, an FBI special agent said.

Buffett?s Berkshire Hathaway boosts American, Southwest holdings

Air Transport World  2017-05-16 13:34:00

Berkshire Hathaway bought more shares of American Airlines and Southwest Airlines in the 2017 first quarter.read more

Buffett's Berkshire boosts American, Southwest airline bets; sheds Fox

Reuters  2017-05-15 22:26:04

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it added to its sizable investments in American Airlines Group Inc and Southwest Airlines Co , and shed its stake in Twenty-First ...

And the best airline is...

CNN  2017-05-10 11:57:13

Photos: Best North American airlines, according to JD Power study

The best airplane bars have leather banquettes, morning programming

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-10 02:48:06

Remember the days when airlines wooed passengers with glamorous offerings like in-flight dining rooms and onboard pianos? Neither do we. But for every carrier that's skimping on legroom (see American Airlines), ...