AMERICAN AIRLINES NEWS

 

Service animal debate rages ahead of new DOT rules

Air Transport World  2018-06-22 14:07:00

American Airlines and New York-based JetBlue Airways are gearing up to implement new restrictions on passengers traveling with service animals on July 1, but the separate guidelines may soon become moot ...

American Airlines launches new Barbados connections

Breaking Travel News  2018-06-22 06:32:04

American Airlines has announced the addition of non-stop, daily service from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Grantley Adams International Airport beginning December 19th.

American Airlines asks the government not to fly separated children on its planes

CNN  2018-06-20 17:55:25

American Airlines asks the government not to fly separated children on its planes

American regional PSA Airlines stabilizes computer systems

Air Transport World  2018-06-19 19:21:00

PSA Airlines, a wholly owned American Airlines subsidiary, has ?stabilized? its computer systems and plans to steadily ramp up its schedule following nearly a week of disruptions that triggered cancellations ...

American Airlines' Subsidiary Cancels Thousands of Flights

The Wall Street Journal  2018-06-19 17:52:42

Cancellations on a regional subsidiary of American Airlines climbed to 2,500 as the carrier worked to recover from a technical glitch in its system for matching crews with flights.

American Airlines offers $45 million to settle fare-collusion case

Air Transport World  2018-06-18 20:02:00

American Airlines has offered to pay $45 million to end its role in a long-running class-action lawsuit against several carriers, making the move to avoid what it feared could be costly litigation, not ...

North American airlines continue to be most profitable

Air Transport World  2018-06-05 03:26:00

Airline profitability remains uneven geographically, with carriers in much of the world struggling to earn a profit even as the overall industry continues to generate record revenue and earn robust annual ...

Emirates, Etihad flight prices among cheapest in the world

gulfnews.com  2018-05-30 12:34:37

It's cheaper to fly with Emirates, Etihad than flydubai, American Airlines, Air France

Fight erupts on flight over drinks

CNN  2018-05-26 09:47:23

An American Airlines passenger became unruly after being denied more drinks on a flight from St. Croix to Miami. CNN's George Howell has the details.

American Airlines? new pilot program attracts more than 2,000 applicants

Air Transport World  2018-05-24 15:04:00

American Airlines has more than 2,000 applicants for its just-launched Cadet Academy pilot pipeline program, and plans to accept 200 candidates this year.read more

American Airlines continues to consolidate regional operations

Air Transport World  2018-05-23 14:25:00

American Airlines? recent 30-aircraft regional jet order is part of the carrier?s strategy to simplify its operations and reduce costs by pulling more feeder flying back in-house.read more

Employees Say Modern Time Clocks Chip Away at Their Paychecks

The Wall Street Journal  2018-05-20 13:20:53

Thousands of hourly workers at companies like American Airlines and Kroger Co. say employers are saving millions of dollars using time-tracking systems that automatically deduct pay for breaks and meals.

ANALYSIS: US major airlines' fifth failure

Air Transport World  2018-05-18 17:05:00

A three-year battle started by American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines against the major Gulf carriers appears to have ended with little to show for the millions of dollars of campaigning ...

American Airlines first class passenger kicked off flight for sharing drinks with friends in economy

The New Zealand Herald  2018-05-15 00:00:32

Like a modern day Robin Hood, a passenger was reportedly kicked out of first class on an American Airlines flight for attempting to share alcoholic drinks with his friends in economy. Writing for The ...

US-UAE Open Skies terms confirmed, including fifth freedom rights

Air Transport World  2018-05-14 20:24:00

All sides are claiming a ?win? in the US agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on their Open Skies aviation agreement, but the agreement stays fully intact and the document drawn up by the two ...

Boeing?s April orders led by American?s 47 787s, Utair?s 30 MAXs

Air Transport World  2018-05-09 20:37:00

Boeing?s April orderbook was dominated by American Airlines? April 6 order for 47 787s, which helped to lift the US manufacturer?s gross commercial aircraft order total for the year to 321, nearly double ...

American to cut Beijing-Chicago route, cites Sino-US overcapacity

Air Transport World  2018-05-07 18:03:00

American Airlines has decided to cut Beijing-Chicago service Oct. 22 because of overcapacity in the Sino-US market?which used to be one of the most lucrative markets worldwide.read more

American Airlines arrives in Prague, Czech Republic, for first time

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-06 13:44:20

American Airlines has brought the Czech Republic and the USA one step closer, launching direct service between Václav Havel Airport Prague and Philadelphia International Airport.

American Airlines orders Bombardier, Embraer regional jets

Air Transport World  2018-05-03 16:22:00

American Airlines has split an order for 30 76-seat regional jets between Bombardier and Embraer, signing deals to buy 15 CRJ900s and 15 E175s. read more

Family suing airline after bride dies

CNN  2018-04-30 12:53:39

A family is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against American Airlines after 25-year-old newlywed Brittany Oswell died in 2016. CNN's Polo Sandoval reports.