American cuts second U.S.-China flight on fuel cost, rivalry

Reuters  2018-08-21 22:42:51

American Airlines is cutting a route between Chicago and Shanghai, canceling the second direct flight from the U.S. city to China in four months, because of higher fuel costs and competition, the carrier ...

American unveils more international network changes

Air Transport World  2018-08-21 17:59:00

American Airlines? latest international schedule changes underscore its continued emphasis on building its Charlotte and Dallas/Fort Worth hubs while leveraging joint-venture (JV) partnerships to enhance ...

American Airlines Pares International Flights

The Wall Street Journal  2018-08-21 17:37:51

American Airlines is cutting some unprofitable international flights after fuel prices rose. Service to Shanghai, Munich and Toronto will be affected.

American cuts second U.S.-China flight; cites fuel cost, competition

Reuters  2018-08-21 15:03:52

American Airlines is cutting a route from Chicago to Shanghai, cancelling the second direct flight from the U.S. city to China in four months, the carrier said on Tuesday, citing higher fuel costs and ...

United, Avianca and Copa consider joint business agreement

Air Transport World  2018-08-09 13:16:00

Chicago-based United Airlines, Colombia?s Avianca and Panamanian flag carrier Copa Airlines may form a three-way joint business agreement, according to statements released by the two Latin American airlines? ...

Foetus found on American Airlines plane at LaGuardia Airport

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-07 20:56:34

Investigators remained tight-lipped about the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a foetus aboard an American Airlines jet that was parked in a maintenance hangar at New York's LaGuardia Airport ...

American Airlines discovers apparent fetus in plane bathroom

CNN  2018-08-07 17:29:43

An American Airlines cleaning crew found "what appears to be a fetus" in the lavatory of a plane early Tuesday morning, spokesman Justin Franco told CNN by phone.

Bombardier mulls CRJ production rate increase after backlog hits 60

Air Transport World  2018-08-06 14:05:00

Double-digit orders from American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have pushed Bombardier's CRJ backlog to 60 for the first time in nearly two years, as the manufacturer considers a production rate increase ...

American reports 2Q net profit down 35.5% on higher fuel costs

Air Transport World  2018-07-26 14:45:00

Despite generating more revenue than in any quarter in its history, a significant increase in fuel costs drove American Airlines? second-quarter net profit down 35.5% year-over-year (YOY), leading the ...

American Airlines Lowers Outlook on Rising Fuel Costs

The Wall Street Journal  2018-07-26 13:46:48

American Airlines lowered its 2018 profit outlook, pressured by runaway fuel costs and flight delays in one of its subsidiaries.

FAA agrees to improve safety oversight of airlines

Air Transport World  2018-07-12 18:53:00

The FAA has agreed to improve its safety oversight of airlines after a finding by the US Department of Transportation Inspector General (IG) that its oversight of American Airlines ?lacked objectivity.?read ...

American lowers 2Q RASM guidance on reduced domestic yields

Air Transport World  2018-07-11 19:30:00

Falling domestic yields and several one-time items will hit American Airlines? bottom line this quarter, the carrier revealed July more

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  2018-05-30 12:34:37

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