PenFed Credit Union, Gary Sinise Foundation and American Airlines Deliver Night of Relief to Puerto Rico

PR Newswire  2018-03-07 23:38:00

TYSONS, Va., March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PenFed Credit Union, along with the Gary Sinise Foundation and their official airline partner American Airlines, hosted a benefit featuring the first-ever ...

American Airlines, AT&T, IFC And The Jeep Brand To Serve As Premier Sponsors Of The 2018 Spirit Awards

PR Newswire  2018-03-03 04:13:00

LOS ANGELES, March 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the LA Film Festival, announced its sponsors for the 2018 Film Independent ...

Kerr takes over as CargoLogicAir CEO

Air Transport World  2018-03-02 16:51:00

Former American Airlines and Etihad Aviation Group executive David Kerr has taken over as CEO of British all-cargo carrier CargoLogicAir, succeeding the airline?s founder Dmitry more

American CEO Parker decries failure to advance ATC reform

Air Transport World  2018-03-02 13:57:00

Dallas/Fort Worth-based American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker is disappointed with the decision by Congress this week to shelve spinning off ATC management from FAA oversight. read more

American Airlines enters low-cost trans-Atlantic market

Reuters  2018-03-01 21:59:31

(Reuters) - American Airlines said on Thursday it would begin basic economy pricing on some long-haul flights, turning up the heat in a fare war over traditionally lucrative trans-Atlantic routes.

American Rejects O'Hare Expansion Plan

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-28 19:36:00

American Airlines rejected aspects of plans to expand Chicago?s O?Hare International Airport that it said would favor rival carrier United Continental.

American Airlines, Qantas re-seek U.S. nod for joint venture

Reuters  2018-02-27 03:38:47

SYDNEY (Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc and Qantas Airways Ltd are making a second attempt at gaining U.S. regulatory permission for a venture that would allow them to coordinate prices and schedules, ...

Qantas and American Airlines make new bid for more flights across the Pacific

The New Zealand Herald  2018-02-26 22:31:33

Qantas and American Airlines are trying again for approval for a joint venture which they say will lead to cheaper flights across the Pacific, benefiting all passengers, including New Zealanders.The two ...

American, Qantas resubmit JV application to DOT

Air Transport World  2018-02-26 22:01:00

American Airlines and Australian flag carrier Qantas are hoping that a revised application submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Feb. 26 to form an antitrust-immunized joint venture (JV) ...

American, Qantas resubmit JV application to DOT

Air Transport World  2018-02-26 22:01:00

American Airlines and Australian flag carrier Qantas are hoping that a revised application submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Feb. 26 to form an antitrust-immunized joint venture (JV) ...

GE Taps Accounting Expert, Former CEOs to Revamp Board

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-26 14:42:38

General Electric will overhaul its board, removing several of the struggling conglomerate?s longest serving members and nominating three outsiders, including an accounting expert and former top executives ...

Why an American Airlines Monopoly Works for Charlotte

The Wall Street Journal  2018-02-22 00:40:54

In contrast to many cities luring low-cost competitors to their airports, Charlotte, N.C., has stuck with a dominant carrier, accepting high prices in exchange for plentiful flights

NTSB Urges Updates of Engine-Inspection and Evacuation Rules

The Wall Street Journal  2018-01-31 01:36:42

U.S. air-accident investigators have called for upgraded engine-inspection practices and better-coordinated procedures for passenger evacuations, in their final report about a fire that badly damaged an ...

U.S. airline shares fall again as investors worry about capacity, price wars

Reuters  2018-01-25 21:43:37

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. airline shares sunk further on Thursday as quarterly reports from American Airlines and Southwest Airlines did nothing to quell investors' fears that carriers' plans to expand ...

American CEO Parker defends US airline industry growth

Air Transport World  2018-01-25 16:02:00

American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker vigorously defended the carrier?s plans to grow system capacity 2.5% year-over-year (YOY) in 2018 and encouraged investors to distinguish between different ...

Airlines Are Reaping the Benefits of Strong Travel Demand

The Wall Street Journal  2018-01-25 14:36:56

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines increased revenue in the fourth quarter thanks to strong travel demand, the latest carriers to extend stretches of profitability even as costs rise.

American Airlines profit falls as labor, fuel costs surge

Reuters  2018-01-25 14:13:12

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American Airlines on Thursday reported an 11 percent drop in quarterly profit from a year earlier as labor and fuel costs bloated operating expenses, sending shares lower in premarket ...

American Airlines reveals new Flagship lounge at LAX

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-23 14:16:31

American Airlines has welcomed the opening of its new Flagship Lounge and Flagship First Dining facilities at Los Angeles International Airport. The new location offers customers several options to dine, ...

AFA Encourages Airline Management to Engage Unions on Impact of Tax Bill

PR Newswire  2018-01-03 22:33:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sara Nelson, president of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO, representing 50,000 Flight Attendants at 20 airlines, released this statement ...

US, Canadian airlines and airports brace for east coast winter storm

Air Transport World  2018-01-03 19:47:00

North American airlines and airports along the US and Canadian east coast are bracing for a winter storm forecast to affect operations from northern Florida to Newfoundland between Jan. 3-Jan. 6, 2018. ...